Category Archives: thought for the day

Building Your Own Life

Don’t be afraid your life will end; be afraid it will never begin. ~ Grace Hansen This post was written a year before the book was published and when Michael was well (I mention him at the bottom of the … Continue reading

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On Rising Up From the Ashes

This was one of the first posts I wrote on the blog. I wrote the long saga of how the blog became a book over the past few days (under To Publication under pages, not that I expect anyone to … Continue reading

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Narcissists, Abusers, Psychopaths and other Lunatics

I have spent a lot of time in the past few weeks speaking to people (not just readers and clients, but reporters and other media people) about all these topics. I’m putting some of the links here for new readers. … Continue reading

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3/4 TFTD ~ More On Dancing Out of Control

When she is starved, a woman will take any substitutes offered, including those that, like placebos, do absolutely nothing for her, as well as destructive and life-threatening ones that hideously waste her time and her talents or expose her life … Continue reading

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