“I could no longer cope, couldn’t pull myself together…” Read more: https://www.scribd.com/book/224612169 To be broken so late in life when things were supposed to get easier, figured out, more predictable perhaps, but not this. Anything but this… Jun 22, 2017 2:59 AM I couldn’t sleep. I couldn’t think. I had panic attacks. I developed anxietyContinue reading ““I can pinpoint the exact moment when I woke up ‘broken.’”
You don’t get to choose when your father leaves you or what will be the last words you hear You got something to read on the plane? he hollered down the sterile corridor wearing his favorite Jeremiah Johnson hat, As I walked away from Cleveland omce more.
Nothing can prepare you for the time to say, yes I am ready.
… with so much going for me, I’d be more, well, influential. Being “effective” takes too much real-time. But, according to the experts, my “personality type” is known to radiate authenticity, concern and altruism, unafraid to stand up and speak when they feel something needs to be said. How do we know when something “needs”Continue reading “One would think –”
Never trust an expert The poker player learns that sometimes both science and common sense are wrong; that the bumblebee can fly; that, perhaps, one should never trust an expert; that there are more things in Heaven and Earth than are dreamt of by those with an academic bent. -David Mamet 8. Stone free articleContinue reading “1969 stone free”
Essentially, the effects of trauma activate and imbed within the survivor a legacy of chronic, unrelenting, inescapable traumatic anxiety.