Trigger Warning: Triggers are different for everyone. You never know when they are going to show up. I am sharing in hopes of helping others. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255 Warrior started being bullied in 6th grade at which time she became suicidal. Add on top of that, puberty triggering a chemical imbalance. I was … More Warriors Fight
Originally posted MAY 2, 2017 BY EARTHWINGSREIKI.ORG Published with permission. You are a SURVIVOR of child sexual abuse… just “Let it go”? I have heard this statement throughout my life. Merriam-Webster defines “Let it go” as, to forget or not care about something. It can now be found all over the internet, on t-shirts, motivational posts … More Child Sexual Abuse-Let It Go?
Depression – sadness; gloom; dejection. A condition of general emotional dejection and withdrawal; sadness greater and more prolonged than that warranted by any objective reason. These feelings of depression, deep sadness and self-doubt manifests in different ways for different people. It also manifests differently for the same person. For me there are times the simplest of … More Supporting Feelings of Sadness, Despair & Self-Doubt with Essential Oils
As we stood in the middle of a store with Warrior frozen in place and shaking. I wish I would have had my essential oils in my purse not out in the vehicle. Warrior and I both have anxious feelings, but we each experience them differently and support ourselves with different essential oils. Warriors experiences … More Supporting Anxious Feelings with Essential Oils
As I shared the following experience with a friend, she encouraged me to share it here. This is not a topic I often share because it is sacred and special to me. My spirituality, belief in God as our Heavenly Father, prayer, and divine intervention are very personal and important to me. I believe in … More Asking For Angels
Life often reflects to us those things that inspire or trigger us. I believe challenges show up to give us coarse corrections in our lives. I am seeing the things I dislike about myself reflected be others which are triggering me. Someone posted the following quote on Facebook which reminded me of things I have … More Choose, Choose, and Choose Again
I AM an individual, I AM a daughter, I AM a woman, I AM a friend, I AM a sister, I AM a wife, I AM a mother, I AM what ever I choose to be. I AM the labels I choose to except. Unfortunately over the last several years I have chosen to accept … More Exploring I AM THAT, I AM
written by anonymous guest Life did not begin as a normal happy baby would have liked. I was born 3 months premature addicted to crack and I was so very fortunate to have a father that loved me so very much and won custody of me. My birth mother was schizophrenic and also an addict, … More Working on my inner wounded child – Guest Blogger
Trigger Warning: Triggers are different for everyone. You never know when they are going to show up. I am sharing in hopes of helping others. I am on the path of self discovery and healing but sometimes I get triggered and the depression takes over. I often have circular thinking where I spiral downward to … More My Mental Closet
As we end one year and begin a new year, it is a good time to reflect on where we have been and where we want to be. 2016 carried both darkness and light, joy and sorry, love and pain. Join me in choosing something different for 2017. Knowing that thoughts become our reality and … More Rising After the Darkness – New Year – New Possibilities
Trigger Warning: Triggers are different for everyone. You never know when they are going to show up. I am sharing in hopes of helping others. Everyone has his or her own journey. We each have our own triggers and interpretations of life. My intent is to add in the healing process not cause anxiety or pain. … More It’s Tradition!
Trigger Warning: Triggers are different for everyone. You never know when they are going to show up. I am sharing in hopes of helping others. Everyone has his or her own journey. We each have our own triggers and interpretations of life. My intent is to add in the healing process not cause anxiety or pain. … More Happy Holidays? NOT More Like Traditions and Triggers!
We may not always know the impact a smile, kind word, act of kindness, or service has on the other person. YOU become the light of the world in that moment. When we take the opportunities to serve or bright someones day we receive in return. A heartfelt “Thank you” can not always portray the … More YOU are the Light of the World
Trigger Warning: This post is all about triggers. Triggers are different for everyone. You never know when they are going to show up. I am sharing in hopes of helping others. As I am standing in the shower, I feel someone behind me then he touches me. My heart is racing. I can’t breath. I … More I…Can’t…Breath – Self-Care Needed
Having experienced verbal, sexual, emotional, and physical abuse, I often get lost in a pattern of negative thoughts and despair. One thing leads to another and I forget that I get to choose. I can’t cope with life. I start having nightmares about my X. I go into survival mode and everything seems hard. Sometimes … More Rising After the Darkness – The Secret of Thoughts
Warning: Post contains information that may trigger some people. It is difficult for the victims of Domestic Violence to get out and stay out of an abusive relationship. Fear being injured or killed keeps many people in the abusive relationship, and their concerns are legitimate. My X threatened to kill me if anyone found out … More Getting Out Getting Help
Blue has been having medical problems since June of 2015 and I had spiraled into survival mode. And I found myself in the darkness. I was anxious, depressed, angry, and scared. I stopped creating possibilities and taking care of myself. As I drove to a doctors appointment with Blue this week we observed a beautiful … More Rising After the Darkness
I wish when I am not feeling well or I am in pain that I could hang a sign around my neck that came with a warning and let everyone know to leave me alone or I might snap. Maybe I need design them as jewelry. What do you think necklaces that read, “Danger, Do … More Out of Order – Raw Unedited
I’ve never been public about this until now…it’s safe now. Plus who doesn’t love a good juicy story with a happy ending? When I became single three years ago I had the very intense misfortune of dating not one, not two, but THREE men who were (according to my therapist) diagnosable narcissistic sociopaths. One relationship … More Lessons from an Anonymous Guest Blogger