Tag Archives: Depression

Coming Back To Writing ~ Catching Up

I’ve been away from here for about a year. Things were just too intense to think about writing. But I’m going to give it another try. I think writing might be therapeutic and give me an outlet for all my … Continue reading

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Either He Will Or He Won’t…..

I’ve been away from here for awhile.  A lot has happened since I was last here.  Our house got severe water damage due to a ice dam build up on the roof in a few places, which resulted in a … Continue reading

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Night Water….

Cold and dark and heavy the thrashing night water gulps me down…. I flail my arms but find no purchase as I sink into the deep with thoughts of endless days and nights seeping from my grasp. The seaweed tendrils … Continue reading

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Shell of Me….

Sometimes I look at myself in the mirror and I don’t even recognize my reflection. After all these years, all these agonies, all the head trips, all the experiences….good and bad….I can’t believe that the young, resilient Julie has turned … Continue reading

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Reading ~ Good Therapy

I had a difficult night earlier and felt desperately depressed for awhile. Just everything had me feeling hopeless and sad and overwhelmed for a few hours. Then I grabbed a book, and it was like medicine to my soul. I … Continue reading

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I Wish I Had A River I Could Skate Away On……

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