healing

How to heal fully and properly.

Giorgia Bacchi2 days ago
Sensitizing About Differences
I never felt home, despite my young age. I felt like I was on an extraterrestrial planet but at least with my family, I felt protected. I hated being considered a child because I had an adult's awaren...
Beckee Wheel2 days ago
Drinking in the Desert with Strangers
Prologue I leaned back onto the leather headrest, lowered the driver’s seat as far back as it would go, and stared out the open sun roof to the sky above me, stars dotting the inky blackness. Occasion...
Mick Johnson6 days ago
Let's Pretend
There are a lot of people that are sad. And when they are sad, they don't know what to do. Maybe for some people, it is clear. But I know, for the most part, it isn't. So maybe next time you're sad, y...
Abigail Bingham7 days ago
How Writing Healed Me
I used to feel trapped by the thoughts in my head. Constantly, I would be pushed and pulled back and forth, dragged down by my mind and my heart, not knowing which way was up. I felt like there was no...
Shelbie Paskell9 days ago
Heal Yourself
Peace. That word is packed full of meaning. But what does it mean? World peace? Peace of mind? Peace, love, and freedom? None of those or all of the above? To me, peace means inner peace. When I think...
Kayla Triplett9 days ago
A Letter to My (Younger) Self
The only way to achieve the impossible, is to believe it's possible. - Alice Through the Looking Glass
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Shariah Davis11 days ago
Bind in My Mind
No. No, my life isn’t perfect. This smile could crack into a million stories if it had enough fire to melt the steel lips that are just too heavy to open. In fact, these next few lines will probably e...
Michael Grube15 days ago
Speaking Through Your Soul
There are many paths that you can choose to take in this world with the life that you have been given. It's solely up to you of what you make of that short time. You can choose to live a life of selfi...
Brian Taylor18 days ago
God Wasn't There (Ch. 3)
Scars tend to be a multi-faceted thing. When you're injured on your surface, those wounds tend to heal without much scarring. Generally, the deeper the wound, the bigger the scar. While there are always exceptions to the rule, most people walk away from an injury with some kind of marker or reminder that that injury happened. But almost always the body will heal that injury in some form or fashion unless we either lose that part of the body, or we die altogether. Unfortunately, this is not the o...
Eva Šmite24 days ago
It’s Never Too Late to Live a Life of Your Dreams
“For what it’s worth: it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the courage to start over again.” Scott...
Paulina Pachela month ago
10-Year-Age-Challenge: More Than Just a Few Wrinkles
A new fad has taken over social media and contrary to what most people believe, it’s not as annoying as a redundant, pointless, and often dry-humored meme. People are suddenly sharing their photos fro...
Teddie Castertona month ago
Insecurities
“Confidence is only a layer of protection built up by fragments of insecurities glued together by the horrors of what’s real in the mind.” – E.T.D Casterton Does this make sense? Probably not. But doe...
Courtney Lowrya month ago
How Art Heals a Broken Heart
“That’s the thing about pain, it demands to be felt.” I couldn’t have said it any better than when Augustus Waters quoted Hazel Grace’s beloved book in one of my novel-turned-movie classics, The Fault...
Sheena Anna month ago
The Crazy Rambles
Let's just say multiple people can be in the same person. They can pretend to be a million things. They can be a beautiful person that has their face painted on every day. They could be that person wh...
Sookie Nga month ago
2018 Through My Eyes, Through My Words
Another year has gone by. A year filled with so much of contentment and sorrow, compressed and spread unevenly into 365 days. More hurt than laughter, I thought to myself. No, I’m not making any “New ...
This Is Mea month ago
New Year, Same Me, No Expectations
"New Year, New Me! I'm going to lose weight, get hot, and be myself!" ... is what I've been saying every year since 2014. So it's 2019! I'm a hefty 16-ish stone, suffer from chronic depression and sev...
Scarlett Price2 months ago
Welcome Change
My Dearest 2018, I must confess something I have been holding within. I no longer love you or want to be with you. The time has come for us to break up. I am ready for 2019 and for the better things t...
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Pamela Dirr2 months ago
End of the Year Thoughts
As 2018 comes to a close, I look back at all that has occurred. Some good. Some not so good. I don’t want to erase the not so good things from my mind, as they all taught me lessons. I was reminded th...