Archive for the ‘ Emotion ’ Category

Unconditional Support

20th September 2013 | 0 Comments

Let me start off by saying that I love Pandora radio. I find some of my favorite songs through them, including this one from Jason Mraz entitled “I won’t Give Up”. It tells the story of the security I have found with my new husband. So much is written about the healing power of love […]


Dangerous Counsel

18th September 2013 | 2 Comments

I met with an author and therapist who is well known for her work with trauma victims. I wanted to talk to her about writing, speaking, school, my work as a child advocate, and my future. She had interviewed me to understand my story. She kept changing the subject back to it, and how I must be sabotaging myself to have these things happen. […]


Inspiring Conqueror

14th March 2012 | 0 Comments

This is such an incredible video about overcoming life’s biggest challenges that I thought it perfectly appropriate for this journal. It’s all about focusing on the possibilities not the challenges, which is what these courageous parents have done for their son. Rather than giving up on him or giving him the message that his disabilities make […]


More Yes

6th March 2012 | 0 Comments

I met with a therapist shortly after my assault, and I told him that I was saying yes to myself a lot more often now because of my jolt into the reality of how short life can be. Frozen yogurt even though I wasn’t hungry, just craving? Yes. A walk in the park to see the […]


Broken Girl by Matthew West

1st March 2012 | 2 Comments

I posted this song awhile ago when I first found it. It is now my angry music when I am allowing the pain and the rage to move through me. Today when I was searching YouTube, I found this version which was created more recently. It is very intense in both the images the creator posted and […]


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