Monthly Archives: May 2016

Thank You

There are three important types of people in your life. 1) Those who helped you in your difficult times. 2) Those who left you in your difficult times 3) Those who put you in your difficult times. Take a moment and ponder who these people may be for you. I…

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Give Yourself Permission

In my first semester of college in 2010, I walked into the counseling center for the first time. I had never seen a therapist before, nor did I ever think I would need to. I didn’t really think that I had any “problems” to solve. That was until my…

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Guardian Angel

Writing Prompt: What do you think of when you hear the word soul mate? Your touch sends shivers through my bloodstream. I can feel your fingertips from my toes to the tip of my head. Your lips – delicate, gentle, needy, and yearning. My mind starts to melt as my…

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Good Morning, Arielle

Writing Prompt: A woman sits alone in a coffee shop. Each time the door opens, she seems anxious. Who is she waiting for? I never saw a picture of him. My mother had thrown out all of his memories before my birth.  She regretted it to this day, especially a…

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I Believe in You

“Chelsea, I believe in you.” There was silence before this statement and there was silence afterwards as I tried to hide the tears running down my face. The words had been said before throughout my life, but they never made an impact. It was always something I shrugged off because…

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Welcome to My Story

Disclaimer: This was not written in support of suicide. I am not here to promote the harm of what you could do if you are unhappy. This was written as an introduction to what I’ve gone through and was a healing exercise for myself. I’m sure…

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