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Physical Pain And Shame

Don t ask me how these are connected, but they are, at least for me. I guess that s helpful to recognize. I respond to pain very badly. 78 altre parole

I probably would've put a gun to my head

This morning I prayed. And as I sat there on my living room floor I pondered. ….

If you have read some of my other postings… 629 altre parole

Real Life

I Need To Do Something Positive

I don’t care about my weight.  I’m at 100 pounds right now and I don’t know how I’d feel if I ever dropped below 100.  I need to do something positive for myself, but I don’t know what to do.  94 altre parole


The Weight We Carry

Why do we live with such fear, guilt, and shame.  I think this is something everyone must deal with yet we always strive to keep it hidden.   518 altre parole

The Journey


Heavy arms
holding me
lean in deep
hard to breathe
neck slumps low
a crooked tree
shade hides me
refuse to be
all but free… 13 altre parole

Writing101 - Death to Adverbs

This assignment was to write a piece inspired by something I saw in a public place –  without using adverbs.

“What a beautiful family,” I thought, as I glanced at the man, woman and child seated at the next table. 216 altre parole

No Longer Ashamed

I am the Lord your God…I broke the bars of your yoke and enabled you to walk with heads held high. (Leviticus 26:13, NIV)

Shame. So painful, so debilitating. 81 altre parole