Before you read this post, please read my disclaimer. DISCLAIMER: No, I don't believe that every person that has ever claimed to be "abused" has been. There are people that claim it for ulterior motives (to protect themselves, money, attention, etc). They then compromise real victims' integrity. I am only writing about this because it… Continue reading Abuse. Always. Always. Believe Them.
I don't suppose I can say I've ever been "fearless". Oh sure, I'm working on it, but it continues to elude me. Sometimes fear taunts me. Tempts me to engage with it. Cozy up to it. Reconcile with it so we can be "friends" again. But for today, I turn down the invitation and stay… Continue reading Fearless
FEAR...yeah, I've lived with it for too long. My first post about fear, alluded to my battle with the joy destroyer, life sucker-outer, and soul robber. I have firsthand knowledge of the power it can have over people (namely, myself). I will be sharing my personal story of fear in part 4 of the series, Fear -… Continue reading Fear – Power of It (Part 2)
FEAR is something that I have lived with for more years than I care to count. Even though, I've finally let some of it go, it is difficult to overcome 25+ years of conditioned responses to things and people that light the fear-fire inside of me. It impacted almost every area of my life and… Continue reading Fear – Impact of It (Part 1)
AND they will be. Not just every now and then. But a lot. Some people are just meanies, as my mama used to call them. Why do people say and do mean things? You are probably running through a list of reasons why perhaps you've been mean to someone in the past. OR you may… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons Why People Are Mean