Tag Archives: Counselling

Self-Harm Trigger Warning: Brace yourself, I’m pissed off and anxious now…

My mother just messaged me online to let me know my youngest brother is currently going through a mental health crisis, and threatening self-harm. After telling me that he had never gotten over his ex-girlfriend’s suicide attempt, and couldn’t be … Continue reading

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Six Rules for Safer Pagan Sex: A Guide

Originally posted on MystikNomad:
Many of us grew up hearing every variation possible of “sex is bad for you and will turn you funny colors”. There was guilt and shame associated with having sex, with our bodies, with our pleasure.…

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Along the branching path, a new perspective

I haven’t had much time to write out many of the ideas or thoughts that revolve around in my mind all day long, but it feels like I am going through some rather strange pulls, pushes, and tugs into new … Continue reading

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A deal with the Devil

In my past, there was a time where I became so abused with Christianity that I went in the other direction. The motto “The enemy of my enemy is my friend” resonated with me then, and still does now. I … Continue reading

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Creating Chronic Pain Awareness (You can help!)

What condition(s) do you have that have led you to living with chronic pain? I have Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, with some Osteoarthritis in my hands and various other joints. My list of symptoms include: Insomnia, fatigue, pain at … Continue reading

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Asking for help

I have wrestled with my health and physical limits for so long, I had forgotten how to ask for help when I need it. I feel discouraged and frustrated because my body cannot perform as it is supposed to, and … Continue reading

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