A letter I never sent

Hi all, I thought I would share one of those famous “letters you should write even if you ever send them” letters. The ones counsellors and therapy sites tell you you will find therapeutic. I did. Although sometimes I really wish I had the balls to just send it. The reality is, instead of the […]

https://bestrongeralone.wordpress.com/2016/03/14/a-letter-i-never-sent/

Abuse is terrorizing.

How do you write about something that people are afraid to see? How to you expose an undermining, but insidious practice? How do you change peoples’ minds? How does a civilization heal from the wounds of abuse? Those that suffer abuse are traumatized. Trauma causes a person to reside in the past where the abuse […]

https://attentiontoliving.wordpress.com/2016/03/15/abuse-is-terrorizing/

Let me tell you what it is like to live with PTSD.

PTSD came into my life in 2011.  My youngest daughter was referred to a child Psychiatrist.  She was wetting her bed, peeing in hampers and garbage cans, having panic attacks, sucking on her hair and more and more disappearing into a world I did not understand.  She was 5 years old. As a concerned parent I […]

https://freedomwithinsite.wordpress.com/2016/01/17/let-me-tell-you-what-it-is-like-to-live-with-ptsd/

Saying NO to the Addict you Love

You try to make plans because that’s how you are: responsible. You try to get it all figured out because you are intelligent and optimistic and believe that if you are determined enough and strong enough and have enough integrity and set the right example and do everything the very best that you can, […]

http://khmezek.com/2015/07/24/saying-no-to-the-addict-you-love/