Once upon a time there was a woman with children. She was in danger. She had no money, and could barely keep a roof over her head.The woman happened to know a man. A dangerous man. A criminal. When…Continue
~There is an innocence in admiration; it is found in those to whom it has never yet occurred that they, too, might be admired some day.Friedrich Nietzsche~If you could return to innocence, would you?…Continue
I began a similar group on TA focusing on PTSD, but have found through the course of my own recovery that rarely does a person only suffer from a singular malady.I have now decided to take our journey a little bit further. This group is for everyone really. We all have "something" to work on with ourselves. Some more than others, but we all have to start somewhere.If you suffer from any type of mental illnes, addiction, or trauma, this group is for you.I will be swift to kick anybody out who…See More
"RE: "all that is required for evil to prevail is for good men to do nothing".
SO TRUE!! I love that quote Strega...
But I think what Ed is talking about (correct me if I'm wrong Ed) is how do you manage the feelings of hopelessness…"
"I just want to clarify - is it important to know current events? YES...
But you get to choose which ones you are most dedicated to and it's sometimes best to focus on something you can help directly...is what I'm saying..."
"Hey Ed!!! Congrats on your upcoming retirement! Let us know so we can throw you a Cyber-Bash! Lol!!!
RE: So if I decide to "tune out" and withdraw from all the negativity am I failing my fellow human?
True story. So I don't…"
"But the way you are describing religion there is the same tired argument we've heard over and over. So this video is pleading you to consider a different perspective. Instead of taking the stance that "religion" spreads like a virus,…"
"RE: I sort of agree with your statement, Belle. I wouldn't call religion an illness, but I would, just like Dr. Ray, link its spread to a virus.
....Wouldn't call religion and illness
.....Would link its spread to a virus.
Sorry, but to…"
"Thank you Sir Emperor, your Majesty, lol! I will have to ponder your response for a while..... I appreciate the thought you put into your response!!!!!!
Just one thing for now jumped out:
I can't be certain if the staircase is an…"
"I have those moments too. Often actually. I've come to conclude that when you feel that you are hurting so badly, and you just want someone to be there for you, the loneliness of living within your own hell is a sort of grief. It is a mourning.…"
"Labels unconsciously invoke stereotypes, and can perpetuate them when fallen upon ignorant ears. I am many things, and it would be impossible to describe myself with a label. I do not fit neatly into any sort of mental classification. Any one label…"