What are Feelings?

I’ve been thinking a lot about the concept of feelings: what they are, how they manifest, and how we should listen (or not) to them.  The thing about feelings is that they manifest in our bodies, not our brains. When we start really listening to how we feel and notice how our energy flows throughout... Continue Reading →

Being Highly Sensitive in a World of Chaos

Ever since I was little, I have been told that I'm sensitive. Sometimes too sensitive. I got used to hearing that... so much so that I started thinking of the word "sensitive" as one of the first words when describing myself. Yet, I saw sensitivity as a quality that meant I was weak or too... Continue Reading →

Whole Big World

Writing has always been my "thing." When people ask about hobbies or fun facts, I always talk about my blog. Whenever I think about how I have gotten through some of the darkest times in my life, I talk about what my writing has brought me: comfort, understanding, therapy, and a purpose. I write when... Continue Reading →

Simplifying.

Our world loves to complicate: to be caught up in, well, a whole bunch of meaninglessness. We focus so much of our energy on crazes: diets, workouts, self-improvement techniques, the latest trends, the new technology, & things that only seem to make us more anxious. We are obsessed with perfection and comparison to the point... Continue Reading →

Existence

I never grow weary of pondering existence. Human life is my constant source of inspiration, especially when I am seeking understanding or answers about why things happen, or why people do what they do. There is a lot that I do not know to be certain about, but that is why I write. When life... Continue Reading →

The Light in Laughter 

They always say that laughter is the best medicine. Thinking about this, I recognize that sometimes the world gets dark, really dark. Things happen in our lives that we have no control over: things that press on our hearts until it hurts for them to beat. But one thing we do have control over is... Continue Reading →

Where We Are 

So this is where we are today. We, meaning my mind and my soul. We are a bit sad, a bit confused, a bit unsure of where this blog is even going to go. When I open the door to the world and the world becomes hazy, I turn inward. I listen to myself and... Continue Reading →

electric edge 

electric edge by avery beer  ~~~~ my soul has brilliance, that glows my gaze, wires my crazed brain,  even when I want darkness.   sometimes I feel my light is too bright, my beams are too blinding  and I need to dim down. but then I remember, our little lights  can color our cores,  and... Continue Reading →

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