The Pain Of Loneliness And The Need To Belong
By Diane Wing
Belonging Despite Differences is Daunting
There are times when we feel like outsiders, not belonging to any particular group or succumbing to a specific way of thinking. All the talk about tribe and community but not being aligned with one makes us question our ability to connect.
Some of us use Facebook to feel connected and noticed, yet the loneliness comes through the posts. Even within family units, if we come across as resisting an accepted way of being, thinking, or believing from the rest of our blood relatives, there is a sense of being “different.”
What Is It To Live In Fear?
By John Holland
Imagine What It Is Like To Live In Fear
The world does not have to live in fear. We can choose to send out peace and love to those in need.
As I write this article, I can’t help to think of how this past couple of months has been very difficult for thousands if not millions of people all around the world!
Is Forgiveness A Choice?
By John Holland
Have you been holding on to pain? Learn to practice forgiveness.
Forgiveness is not a choice in the Healing process
Whenever I walk on stage to give a lecture, the second part is often the demonstration. Most people come with the hope of connecting with someone who has passed.
I generally begin by saying:
Are You Making Bad Choices?
By Marcia Sirota Md
Many of the problematic situations we find ourselves in are the result of the bad choices we have made in the past.
When Problems Persist. Are You Making Bad Choices?
Have you noticed that the same problems keep coming up in your relationships or at work?
Embracing The Hater Within
By Crystal Presence
In today’s polarized environment, it is hard not to be a hater about something.
Embrace Your Inner Hater and Set Them Free
Haters are usually thought of as people who greatly dislike and criticize a person, group or thing. Haters are often talked about, shamed and blamed for many of the problems in the world. As we look for a resolution we often overlook the part of us that is secretly a hater too.
We may be hating ourselves or others who we believe are ruining our lives. We may be hating ourselves for wondering if bombing, exterminating and imprisoning haters might be the best way to get rid of them.
Embracing Anger as a Path To Peace
By Crystal Presence
12 Ways To Embrace Anger As A Path To Peace
In our emotion-charged world, it can be difficult not to succumb to anger.
Anger is rising as we make an enormous shift in human consciousness. If we look outside of ourselves to find the resolution, we feel angry that we are not able to control how others think, feel and behave.
If we try to hold back the anger we create an internal war within ourselves. It is easy to forget that anger is an ally that alerts us to when we need to make a change, a change that can lead us to a path of peace.
How To Recognize Emotional Blackmail
By Ascending Hearts
Emotional blackmail can happen in the friendships, within the family relations, or in a romantic relationship. The goal of a blackmailer is to be able to manipulate the other person and turn them into someone who fulfills their desires.
Sometimes Blackmailing can be done in such a subtle way that the other person may not even realize that it is being manipulated.
Although it may seem difficult to believe, a person who resorts to emotional blackmail is also insecure and weak. They need to recourse to blackmail to reach their goals since they do not see themselves really able to achieve things in a healthy way. Although they tend to present themselves as very secure, well mannered, reasonable and self-contained people.
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Frustration - anxiety - and disappointment can easily creep in and take over our positive outlook with the waiting of the fruition of this investment and especially if one is experiencing a financial crisis or an emotional trauma --
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