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 →

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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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