I was still five or six years away from being able to call myself a Licensed Professional Counselor.
I clearly didn’t understand how or why people I loved drew a line in an area so obviously contrasted to where I would have drawn it
I believed that maybe, just maybe – a reason for all of my turmoil was to teach my daughters and that – gave me hope.
The flight home was emotionally arduous as we considered the extent of our family’s losses.
This woman, in all her contradiction, was my post, the anchor, the nucleus of everything that I knew to be.
...the intellectual side of me knew there was no such thing as ‘perfect’ but… that never stopped me from attempting to achieve perfection.
“If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.” ~ Meister Eckhart Today is Thanksgiving, 2016. I’ve been writing for sixty-seven days consecutively and I can hardly believe it. I am so very grateful for the words as they flow. It seems apropos to spend a minute speaking about gratitude. I … Continue reading Gratitude Always
As anyone who has been down this road can attest, no matter how congenial your intentions, emotions can supersede the best.
There were days when I simply couldn’t talk to anyone because I was ashamed of how negative my thoughts had become.