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Sep.10.2012
September 10, 2012 Linear time has no meaning to our personal spirit. It’s part of a dimension that curls in on its self even as it soars along the far edges of infinite potential. Somewhere in there, each of us has our unique pace. The clocks might call to us in tick, tick, ticking attention,...
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Aug.30.2012
August 30, 2012 We were talking about Venus passing in front of the sun. My husband was enthusiastic about the breadth and depth of science that made it possible to predict such far-reaching celestial movements. I listened to his wonder and realized I look out a completely different window to ‘...
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Aug.23.2012
Though passing time ferried us out of our childhood abuse, many of us continue to feel stuck in the same current. In the river of life, we feel unable to paddle to new possibilities for happiness. It’s the most natural thing in the world to float downstream, using the same skills that helped us...
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Aug.17.2012
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Aug.09.2012
Long Term Effects of Childhood Sexual Abuse August 9, 2012 News Release: Jerry Sandusky Sentencing - Author Jeanne McElvaney Offers Insight Into The Long Term Effects On Victims Jeanne McElvaney is the author of 'Spirit Unbroken: Abby's Story', an insightful journey into the world of childhood...
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Aug.03.2012
August 3, 2012 Answers and energy for our dreams come to us as steadily as the surf. We can miss them if we get lost in old thoughts or rush forward, but they keep coming. Self awareness helps us notice the waves of our potential. It makes all the difference so we don’t walk along the beaches of...
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Jul.17.2012
July 17, 2012 ♪♫¨`*ི♥ྀღ •♫♪ Each of us is challenged by desires that don't fit the collection of beliefs we have gathered over time. We carry a backpack filled with things we want but can't seem to manifest. And when we look around, it often seems others have walked many miles in the...
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Jul.01.2012
July 1, 2012 Childhood sexual abuse severely diminishes self awareness. Ask a survivor what others need from them and you will get an instantaneous, perceptive, clear listing. We are tuned into this as though our life depended on it. And it often did. This ability to know what makes others...
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Jun.28.2012
June 28, 2012 Our journey to health can be much more than riding a raft in an uncertain ocean of concern. If we turn to the wisdom of our spirit, we have a guide for empowerment. Though we don’t often stop to recognize it, we hold a tightly bound bundle of beliefs about our bodies. These are...
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Jun.25.2012
June 25, 2012 The lessons we learn as children shape our choices many years later. For those who experienced childhood sexual abuse, this influence was ramped up and tied to our sense of survival. We left home armed with the same instinctive responses that helped us manage the chaos of our...