Category Archives: Anger Management

All The Ingredients Are Necessary…

So many of us use too many lemons in our lemonade…so many, that our lemonade really sucks. Most of us have just accumulated so many lemons over time, that before we know it, our lemonade is sour and well, it … Continue reading

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Miscommunication & Dealing With Doctors

Today i want to address miscommunication with your doctor. In the days of ever growing medical practices across the country, there is more and more chance of this happening. My Nurse Practitioner, who I just got established with as a … Continue reading

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Pain & Depression

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Don’t Wanna Be Ugly…..

My sweet man I see you and I realize how lucky I am that you come home to me every night even when my attitude and my moods and the words I say come out harshly and grouchy. When you … Continue reading

Posted in Anger, Anger Management, Arthritis, Challenges, Changes, Choices, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Clear Mind, Depression, Discouragement, Emotions, Endurance, Fibromyalgia, Focus, Forgiveness, Health, Hope, Irritability, Life Journey, Menopause, Osteoarthritis, Peace, Sadness, Self Hate, Self Image, Survival, Tendinitis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Writing Our Stories….Catharsis? Or Articulating the Agony?

“There is a notion propagated in modern life that “talking it out” will somehow make everything better. It’s a lie. All talking does is articulate the agony. You have to get it out because you have to get it out. … Continue reading

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Aging & Dealing With Worsening Chronic Pain

It seems to me that my desire to write comes when my pain is at it’s worst.  When I am feeling better, I don’t want to sit and write, I want to get up and live my life.  So even … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Anger, Anger Management, Arthritis, Bitterness, Challenges, Changes, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Connections, courage, Depression, Diagnosis, Disbelief, Discouragement, Emotions, Empowerment, Endurance, Fear, Fibromyalgia, Flare Up, Focus, Hope, Hyper-Sensitivity, Inner Strength, Irritability, Isolation, Life Journey, Medication, Menopause, Narcotics, Online Relationships, Osteoarthritis, Pain Medication, Past Experiences, Relationships, Sadness, Self Hate, Self Image, Self Love, Sensory Overload, Sharing, Tendinitis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Please Try……

When you see me getting upset over stupid little things please try to remember the pain I carry in my body every second of every day. When you hear me slamming doors or being unreasonable please try to remember how … Continue reading

Posted in Anger, Anger Management, Arthritis, Central Nervous System, Challenges, Changes, Chronic Illness, Chronic Pain, Compassion, Depression, Emotions, Empowerment, Endurance, Escape, Fear, Fibromyalgia, Forgiveness, Health, Hope, Hyper-Sensitivity, Inner Strength, Irritability, Isolation, Life Journey, Life Path, Osteoarthritis, Pain Scale, Past Experiences, Peace, Relationships, Sadness, Self Hate, Self Image, Self Love, Sensory Overload, Sharing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 25 Comments