The primary person who benefits from being forgiven is the person actually doing the forgiving.
These plants were delicate and gorgeous. I can’t say how they smelled because they were so small, but they certainly brought joy to my heart when I saw them. The hill was gorgeous wearing its cloak of weeds.
the holiday season is difficult. We all know this. For some people, it’s worse than others.
Balance goes beyond diet, though. The point of this blog is not to tell you to eat your veggies. But I do hope I can get my readers to think about the balance in your lives.
Then would come a day that I really (really!) didn’t want to even go to therapy, but I came to realize that those were the days that I most needed to be there. I would force myself to go, and typically, that is when I would show my therapist one of those trip wires. But, if I’m the one harmed when it is triggered, that means that these can be used as a weapon against me.
I couldn’t even afford to eat on a regular basis. I made sure my dog had sufficient food and water, but I was eating once every few days, and my “meals” were typically canned meat products that had expired several years earlier
I’ll doubtless spend the second sleepless night in a row contending with demons and the feelings that this has dredged up.