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Book Review - It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War

It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War

As you may know, I love audiobooks and my favorite type has generally been memoirs and biographies, though I try to always switch up and read fiction, faith, science, mystery and even some self-help, … 579 more words

Working Mom

Wellness strategies and taking care of yourself

Every once in a while we struggle with keeping on top of the blog largely because we’re working nonstop (or so it seems).  In fact, every once in a while, everything just seems to become ‘too much’.   707 more words

Victimization

Blank Blank Blank Awareness Month

I never really understood awareness months. I thought they were just times people wore different colored ribbons to support, or I guess oppose, child abuse or breastfeeding cancer or human trafficking or domestic violence. 434 more words

Vicarious Trauma

Tonight We Laughed - vicarious trauma

Tonight we rolled on the bed and tickled and laughed. We made funny faced and squealed with delight.
Tonight I wasn’t accomplishing anything. I wasn’t passing the time. 208 more words

Self-Care

Is society vicariously traumatised?

Vicarious trauma is a concept commonly referred to when helping professionals appear to change as a result of them spending considerable amounts of time with clients who have suffered abuse and hardship. 361 more words

Psychology

Deep sigh, and smile.

Here I am walking to the edge of the pool. Dipping my toe in the water to see if it is safe to dive in. Oh what the hell. 465 more words