Healing the Heart.

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I'm struggling with my marriage, much like every other aspect in my life. After my first marriage failed, I vowed to never get married again. Then I found myself terribly alone, and sad, and wanting something more. Then I met a man and got married again, and in just a few short years, I found myself sad, and alone- but not wanting anything more. It's hard to be a married woman and feel alone … [Read More...]

The Face of Depression without Medication.

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Two things in life are certain: 1.) You are going to die. 2.) If you're reading this, you aren't dead yet. Life is an open road, an incredible journey- but you have to choose to run that road if you ever want to be happy. Well guess what? I haven't been very happy at all lately. I've been miserable, depressed, stressed, and at the brink of giving up. I disappeared for awhile to try … [Read More...]

Daydreaming Away my Childhood.

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This post was inspired by the novel If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie,about a boy who's never been outside, thanks to his mother's agoraphobia, but ventures outside in order to solve a mystery. Join From Left to Write on January 22nd as we discuss If I Fall, If I Die. As a member, I received a copy of the book for review purposes. I'd like to think that everyone had a quirky childhood. Not … [Read More...]

I’m a Pro at Starting Over.

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This post was inspired by the novel The Mill River Redemption by Darcie Chan, about two estranged sisters who are forced to work together in order to uncover the hidden inheritance by their mother. Join From Left to Write on December 2nd as we discuss The Mill River Redemption and enter to win a copy of the novel. As a member, I received a copy of the book for review purposes. If you've been a … [Read More...]

The Laws of Attraction.

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This post was inspired by the novel J by Howard Jacobson, about a world where collective memory has vanished and the past is a dangerous country, not to be talked about or visited. Join From Left to Write on November 20th as we discuss J. As a member, I received a copy of the book for review purposes. Do you ever wonder what draws you to another person? The feelings of attraction and wanting … [Read More...]