Trust issues tend to be at the top of the list for trauma survivors when it comes to their relationships with others. Turns out trust can be an internal issue too.
It happened quickly,the breakdown in communication.If only this damn pandemic!!Family visits.Why must they be such a gamble?Taking age, health conditions,and outside risk factors into consideration,is there even a safe way for an overnight visit?And lest we forget - with age,What if we don't have much time left?The guilt if we infect,the guilt if we miss... Continue Reading →
A poem I wrote in September of 2017 when I first began my healing journey. This poem is about reflection, resilience, and self-discovery. I hope you enjoy it. https://survivingchildhoodtrauma.com/2017/09/21/a-flower-blooms/ So young; shy; quiet; her voice often lost on the wind. Reserved; withdrawn; lonely; her feelings often ignored. Broken; imperfect; defeated; her sense of self only... Continue Reading →