healing

How to heal fully and properly.

summer sheehana year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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. ...
Aurea Gonzaleza year ago
New Year, New You?
It's a new year and it's my favorite time of year because that means new beginnings and new opportunities to start over, start fresh, and give yourself a clean slate. Over the last few months, I found...
molly !a year ago
My Greatest Fear
Death is not my greatest fear, but it has consumed my thoughts for as long as I can remember. I have no real reason to think about it to such an extent; none of my immediate family has passed away (on...
Cassie Campbella year ago
You Aren't Drowning, You're Learning
I've been there. I've been there lots of times, and it isn't fun. You have, too. You know what it's like to be doing everything you absolutely can and being just short of being enough. Like you are st...
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Ashley a year ago
Complicated Me and Rising Above
Now this is about me. Who am I? My name is Ashley. This is an introduction to my blog about who I am, where I am at, and how I got here. Maybe my story will reach someone who can relate or will inspir...
Esme Leitcha year ago
My Letter to 2017
2017, How dare you. When I was younger, I used to worry about the polar bears not having a home and if my grandfather’s house by the sea would be flooded due to global warming. Now I worry about tweet...