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Just Show Up – Peer Support ( A Mission Unending)

By | 2017-06-12T19:37:57+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Blog|

Summer is typically my time to 're-group'. Either most have their hearts filled with hope and joy on vacations they are about to experience or what they've just experienced ... or maybe it's the overindulgence of Vitamin D from the warm summer days that lends to keep people's spirits high... regardless, I typically have time [...]

Journey Through Thyroid Cancer Treatment (3 Day Journal Entry)

By | 2017-05-10T14:05:16+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Blog|

I'm going out of the box here and publishing my thoughts I kept track of for the last three days of this scan/ radiation/ isolation / treatment plan. It's been more eventful than I ever anticipated so I figured I'd simply share with those that were curious. **Warning** This is a journal of my thoughts [...]

Just Show Up – How Abuse Survivors Can Relate to Good Friday & Easter Sunday

By | 2017-04-14T09:13:20+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Blog|

BLESSED GOOD FRIDAY & HAPPY EASTER!!!!! We, as survivors, can relate to these next few days in a very intimate way that most others can not. Due to circumstances beyond our control we have been thrust into a 'darkness' (death) because of the abuse we have suffered in our past (or for some are currently [...]

Just Show Up – Alyssa Lies (Child Abuse Prevention Month)

By | 2017-04-04T11:15:59+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Blog|

My husband, Neal, called me one afternoon all upset. "You have to hear this song, if it doesn't affect you of all people then something is wrong!" Intriguing. "Okay...my emotions are all amuck right now with what I'm going through...what are you about to share with me?" "Just listen... you have to share this." My [...]