healing

How to heal fully and properly.

Alexandra Fa year ago
Defeatist Things I've Told Myself
"You'll never told down a job." In my early thirties, it has become increasingly clear to me that I'm bad at keeping jobs, well, fast-paced ones anyway. People just don't seem to want to keep me in th...
Hillary Nizama year ago
How to Cope with Grief and the Loss of a Loved One
Grieving the loss of our loved ones is like a never ending battle with ourselves. The pain is deep and our wounds are fresh, yet we manage to survive another day without their presence. In such times ...
Amber Paulisona year ago
You Always Find Your Way Back Home
Need we talk about the things that are obvious? The sky is blue, the sun rose this morning, the moon will set again tonight and the waves are still crashing along the shoreline somewhere. Need we expl...
Damaged People Cannot Spread Healing!​
I often thought that I could help people heal without being healed myself. I was broken, and all the pieces of the puzzle of my life laid at the doorstep of everyone who had hurt me. So, on my journey...
Simone Bromsona year ago
A Little Ramble
I used to write every day on an old laptop that was my equivalent of a diary. Every time things seemed too big or too complicated for my frazzled teenage brain to deal with, I would write poems or let...
Luigino T.a year ago
Seeking Fulfillment: Acknowledgement, Engagement, and Preciousness
I've spoken many times about dealing with personal stress and unforeseen circumstances in and out of the workplace, dealing with them while in the presence of others, while you're by yourself, and in ...
Rachel Anna year ago
Journal (Write It Out!)
Day 24 08/31/2018 Hello, everyone. I love you all so much. Welcome to day 24! Thanks to you guys, my advice and journal entries have become a huge success! These last couple days, I haven’t been focus...
What Do Your Scars Mean?
It was 2013, I was in my happy place, a Pearl Jam concert. This show was at the Barclays center in Brooklyn. The second night of back to back shows. I was happy. Right before “Betterman,” Eddie Vedder...
Andy Reeda year ago
Phoenix Rising
I have left the wolf of darkness, at least just for today, inside my heart back in the dusky hollows of my soul space. Today, if only just for today—I am the phoenix. I said 'falcon' aloud but it feel...
Jay Teea year ago
Pondering Existence
Recently, I have faced death. Not only in my family with the death of my beloved Nanna and then Aunt two weeks later, but also within friends’ lives as well—not necessarily being human; family can als...
L M Andersona year ago
The Dust of Our Bones: Pt. 2
All of life was held within the stretching breath of a moment and there was no room for questions. It was all settled inside like sun rising every morning. This was life and all was as it should be. C...
Divine Dynastya year ago
How To Release Negative Energy in Three Easy Steps
Anytime you have pent up negative energy, it needs to be replaced with a surge of positive energy in order to reverse the feeling of being drained. We all have our fair share of bad days, and you may ...
Brian Kannarda year ago
The Event
When I talk about “the event,” my narrative sounds strangely like Kevin Spacey’s “there was a lawyer…” yarn in The Usual Suspects. Unlike Verbal Kint’s tale, my event was as real as a Kobayashi coffee...
The Art of Being Lost
I'm going to be traveling around America for a year, experiencing theatre in a way like never before. I can't even begin to explain to you how excited I am, how thankful I am. Ugh, can you believe? *C...
Gabriella Gracea year ago
Lion's Gate
What a month! This past month has been enormously liberating in a most challenging and fabulous way. With solar and lunar eclipses, normal full and new moon cycles, Lion’s Gate, and half the planets i...
JC .a year ago
A Mile in My Armor
I have spent the last few years of my life afraid of something undefinable and because of my irrational fear, I have restrained myself from the experiences that are necessary in order to for me grow a...
Jacinda Almontea year ago
Stepping Stones
Like a merry-go-round at the carnival the world goes round, the horses go up and down in a circle until time's up, and then it’s the same cycle all over again... In this country, people are the horses...
K. Stacya year ago
"Here Lies"—Finding Closure, Forgiveness, and Peace
Imagine you're at a funeral, gazing at an open casket surrounded by overly scented flowers and wreaths with one-word labels. A low, strong strand of music whispers through the air. You hear the soft s...