healing

How to heal fully and properly.

Enrique Marentes8 hours ago
Where Is My Angel?
By just reading the title, you might already have an idea about what I’m about to tell you. Common sense tells you, “It's just another love, heartbreaking story,” or most commonly used by me “Another ...
No, We Can't Make It Alone
When we are born, we spend about 8 months inside the women that'll give birth to us. Then, one day we pop out and say hello to the world, where the doctor, nurses and the person who brought us to the ...
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J H9 days ago
Stuck
I’ve felt stuck for a long time. Caught in the middle of a sociocultural tug-of-war. On one side there is “good,” it being conservative, righteous, obedient, godly. On the other side: rebel, liberal, ...
Virag Dombay9 days ago
The Black Swan
Every Wednesday my grandparents pick me up from school and take me to a lake where we feed the ducks together, before going to the resident coffee shop to have two espressos and a hot chocolate. Today...
Raina Greifer10 days ago
Dear Diary
Dear Raina, For your tenth birthday, your parents will give you a pink journal complete with a lock and key. You will never fill the entire thing out, but instead spend more time admiring its flashy c...
Makenzie Hicks13 days ago
Loving Yourself Is Hard
The struggle started when I was eight years old. I remember looking at my parents and asking them if I was "fat." At eight years old, no little girl should even know what fat means, but I did. I wasn'...
Stanley Odujole13 days ago
Do Not Sink, Start Swimming
Depression is no laughing matter. Personally speaking, I have had my fair share of depressed days, rage out moments, and times where I felt my world was coming to an end. Life is what you make of it, ...
Indigo Soul17 days ago
How to Start Your Inner Journey the Right Way!
Have you ever wondered what is your purpose here on Earth? "Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom." -Aristotle Are you a little perplexed as to figuring out exactly what are the most importa...
Christine D22 days ago
Be Open to a Limitless Love
I had a recent experience where through being myself and expressing my natural instinct as a caregiver, I was rejected for caring. I was rejected for being compassionate. Initially, my heart was hurt;...
Kennadie Warren23 days ago
How To Not Let Life Get You Down
We've all had our fair share of ups and downs. There are days when everything goes just the way you want it to, and on others, it seems as though the world has turned everything against you. And if I ...
C.G. Remmet23 days ago
The Joys of Giving Up
Rewind to about a year ago. If you asked me where I'd be in 5 years, I'd tell you I'd be cruising down the PCH in my long-coveted 1986 Lamborghini Countach, windows down, blasting Def Leppard or Van H...
summer sheehan24 days ago
Exposing Myself
I’m in a 10 day self development workshop. The goal of this workshop is to explore my shadow and integrate with my rejected aspects of self, eventually coming to a place of full acceptance and love. T...
Barbara Spoora month ago
An Open Letter to My Friend Who Thinks She's Not Enough
It broke my heart to hear you say, “I just don't think I'm pretty enough.” I wish you could see the world through my eyes, because when I look at you, I see strength, and perseverance. I see an indepe...
Jamie Smitha month ago
Keep Fighting
My name is Jamie. I grew up pretty normally; youngest of three, had both of my parents, lived in a nice town in a big house. I didn't have many friends, but I was okay with that. They were great frien...
Ghezal Amiria month ago
'We're Not in This Life for Peace': How an Episode of 'the Golden Girls' Encouraged Me to Hold on When I Needed It Most
"You wanted me to be here for your death, how about letting me be here for your life?" —Sophia, The Golden Girls The sitcom classic The Golden Girls aired on NBC during the height of the sitcom boom f...
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Alexa DiBiasea month ago
How Dying Saved My Life
Peter Pan, a boy who never grew up and never wanted to grow up, said once that dying would be a big adventure. Who knew that at the age of 24, he would be right. It’s not something we think about ever...
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Nicole Kocha month ago
I Hope You Don't Need to Read This
I hope you're not reading this. I hope the Fates have decided to spare your fragile psyche the weight of these truths. I pray this will not prove too much for you. I pray you will be able to bear it. ...