How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love My Body

Source: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love My Body

When To Hug Someone: Life’s Greatest Mystery

Source: When To Hug Someone: Life’s Greatest Mystery

I Didn’t See It Until Today

Have you ever taken the time to look, I mean REALLY look at your hands, your skin, your face?  “Why am I asking you this”, you’re thinking. What could I possibly be getting… Continue reading

All about able women

Originally posted on bluntshovels:
There is something special about being ignored. About being looked past, or over. A pang, that almost tastes like shame, for apologetically asking for a crumb. A seat at…

life goes by

How true. As I sit here thinking about all the things I wish I would have done, I read this and think what a great way to live your life. It’s time we… Continue reading

Checkmate

Originally posted on Epiphany in the Cacophony:
I remember the time my father taught me chess. On a Sunday afternoon, I sat cross legged at the center table in the drawing room, silently…

Great Mindful Exercise

Inspirational Three

As I lay on the couch awake at 3am, I gaze at the pictures on my wall, and see three women of inspiration in my life. My Aunt Helen, who was smart, independent,… Continue reading

You don’t need empathy to support a depressed person

Originally posted on karenwriteshere:
When a friend was hospitalized for appendicitis, people flocked to visit him at the hospital. When I was clinically depressed, some who knew it avoided me like the plague.…

Five O’Clock

Originally posted on Teri Carter's Library:
__________ I miss my mother most at five o’clock. When I was a kid and came home after school, the TV was my babysitter — Gilligan’s…