Many of you might know that when I was on a fruitarian diet that I had gone from being 222 pounds down to 90. I kept a lot of important things out of my diet (i.e. veggies, unrefined salt) at the time and following a fast, started binge-eating again after not binge-eating for decades. I... Continue Reading →
Many abuse survivors report that the reason people belittle their feelings is because they haven't been there, so they don't understand. While it's true we judge what we don't understand, we also judge what we don't want to remember or face as well. I was once lurking in an online forum for sexual abuse survivors... Continue Reading →
I love the idea of a suicide hotline. It's a great place to go when there is no other. But it is sad that it even has to exist as it is sad that therapists have to exist. Real friendship is, for the most part, dead. While some of us have pure intentions to help... Continue Reading →
When we allow others to have their own opinion without trying to censor them, we are practicing love; we are becoming free ourselves. Censorship not only oppresses others, but it imprisons the oppressors more than anyone else. When we give the gift of freedom to others, we are giving that same gift to ourselves 10-fold.