This is my house.

The Bloggess Jenny Lawson’s post This is my house blew me away with its wisdom about self-care and setting limits. She gets a myriad of requests to write about various causes and responds [...]

2015-06-25T10:45:34+00:00June 25th, 2015|7 Comments

Life Simplified

Using WordPress Reader Lists has simplified my life. There are a seemingly infinite number of excellent blogs to follow, read, like, and comment on. If you comment, I will respond. I "follow" those who [...]

2015-01-11T13:45:53+00:00January 11th, 2015|20 Comments

The Boundaries of Love

Laura Droege's piece, "The Boundaries of Love," is so insightful that I must reblog the post to share it with you. My personal boundaries can be at times poor and permeable, so I [...]

2014-09-05T09:57:09+00:00September 5th, 2014|4 Comments

NAMI Peer-to-Peer

To join a NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Peer-to-Peer group, or not to join a NAMI Peer-to-Peer group? That is the question. If I am to volunteer for NAMI, I must first [...]

2014-04-08T19:34:22+00:00April 8th, 2014|0 Comments

Playing Therapist

At group this week, I played therapist. I was a PATIENT, not the therapist, who, by the way, calmly and ably led the group. For a while, I took over. I could not [...]

2014-03-06T12:18:58+00:00March 6th, 2014|0 Comments