Tough People: Not So Tough

Letting Your Guard Down And Taking Risks I'm sure that we all have known at least one person in our lives whose heart could not be penetrated. Try as we may, we just couldn't love them into accepting love. I'm not speaking of romantic love (well, not exclusively romantic love), but all kinds of love … Continue reading Tough People: Not So Tough

Taking Care of Your “Right Now’s”

Allowing Yourself To Be Vulnerable In my quest for some level of mental stability, I sometimes find myself quite angry, which usually leads to sadness. This is no good because I really do work hard to stay in the good vibes zone, but how can I stay in the zone when I have trouble finding … Continue reading Taking Care of Your “Right Now’s”

Darkness, Static, & Light

Staying In The Game The day that I learned about the particulars of Borderline Personality Disorder was one of the hardest days that I've had to endure thus far. The first thing that came to mind was: "Most likely, I once had a chance at being great at something. Everything that I have done, been … Continue reading Darkness, Static, & Light

Know Your Audience

How To Offer Words of Advice Have you ever had a bad day and wanted to talk to someone about it? So, you go through your mental Rolodex to find a good ear -- someone who will not only listen but perhaps offer a few words to get you through whatever your current situation is. … Continue reading Know Your Audience