To say that I have been struggling since November 8, 2016 is a radical understatement. My anxiety has been increasingly difficult to manage despite intensive outpatient treatment for PTSD and substance use disorder. I have been compulsively ranting on Facebook and Twitter, uncontrollably at times. I have employed self-imposed Internet fasting, and set alarms to … More Slipping back into the madness…
This is a very comprehensive and hilarious indictment of the hypocrisy of Kim Davis’ feigned religious persecution. If you agree, please recommend this rant to Lewis Black, John Oliver, Larry Wilmore, Stephen Colbert, etc. Patricia DeLusé Kentucky’s “Ms Defiance of Marriage Thang”, a one Kim Davis, the elected official who chooses to refuse to honor … More Visiting Author, Patricia DeLuse’ has graced us with her CopyRighted RANT- reprinted with permission! Enjoy!
I continue to be both awed and reassured by Patte’s and my ability to go through living hells together and separately, and grow closer and more connected in our emotional intimacy than either of us have ever known… It takes true courage to face one’s demons and darkness time after time after time, and it … More Love truly is the GREATEST POWER of all!
has been very fascinating in my experience… At first I was so absolutely unhinged by a degree of anxiety that I had never known before, far worse that the actual events that caused the PTSD. This was an amazing thing in my former mental health professional mind; quite unexpected and very challenging to cope … More My recovery process from PTSD
Thankfully the deep dark awful has lifted, and both of the human dwellers in our home are back on more stable footing and actually enjoying life again… What a strange and horrible detour we both took together and separately. We both are getting help for PTSD, and are both committed to letting go of all … More Back into LOVING LIFE again!
It is with an astonished mind that I continue the saga from my earlier post… After all the therapy and personal growth I have completed, I really believed I had fully recovered from my military sexual trauma (MST) and early childhood traumas. What I did not understand is that throughout my adult life, my … More A Funny Thing Happened on my way to a Life of Leisure…
and not in a good way…. I am only bringing this up now, because I want you to understand when I get to the real reason I am writing, I have the belief in my power NOW, and that was not always how I thought. I did not arrive at this place of strong belief … More Being a U.S. Navy officer changed me