"Great spirits have always encountered opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly." -Albert Einstein

Thursday, April 9, 2015

A Survivor̢۪s Guide to Writing

Thinking of how I might incorporate what I know, who I am, with what I do...

But it will require focus...





A Survivor̢۪s Guide to Writing

Sunday, March 29, 2015

No mystery that "dancing" & "rain" are mentioned

I've struggled for many years with MI, and only recently have I come to a conclusion as to the solution.
Yes, dancing and rain, along with walking, soft breezes, wildlife, rivers and oceans are all a part of my release from this prison. God knows, and I trust that things are even now working together for my good...
What's your remedy for longterm melancholy?

http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2014/03/29/dancing-in-the-rain-learning-how-to-live-with-treatment-resistant-depression-chronic-pain/

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Mental Illness Lies Some Christians Believe

Mental Illness Lies Some Christians Believe



Have you had any of thes experiences? I believe that education is key, here, as in so many other situations where the stigma is unintentionally continued...

The real quandary being, how can we help our brothers and sisters to consider that their (lack of) understanding about mental illness just MIGHT not be accurate?

The churches' reaction to the mentally ill serves to effectively keep those needing grace, restoration, healing from ever taking their mask of "normalcy" off. It's not possible to heal what is not acknowledged.