“Experiencing overwhelming pain doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try to sketch new thoughts or paint new memories because pain can be as transformative as the art on a torn canvas.
It can make you appreciate all the small joys you’d never think to relish.
You are forced to remember the things you took for granted, the ones that appeared minuscule, and realize their larger-than-life roles in the grand scheme of things.”
Read more at: Read This During The Worst Moments Of Your Life | ThoughtCatalogue
“The truth is, what feels like your crucifixion doesn’t have any quick fixes, only slow movements in a never-ending dance.
Continue reading “Coping During Trauma Moments.”
“Windows slammed shut; curtains drawn together, the pounding chaos of the world retreats into out-there.
Daggers of past pain blocked by layers of glass and fabric. The land of crazy-making finally dulled to a harmless roar.
Silly yammering from the TV spills out ironic normalcy.
A blanket’s softness wraps around, warming her like no lover ever did.
Dimmed lights issue a calm that settles, easing her pounding heart.
Sweet baby offers comfort, love, and purrs of content and companionship.
The time finally slows down to a repetitive, peaceful, tic; no longer spinning out of control.”
“Peace of mind is a precious thing. Protect it at all costs!”
“Some people will be critical no matter what you do. Don’t take it personally. It’s more about them than you.”
“When writing the story of your life don’t let anyone else hold the pen.” via Honesty Warrior
Life Is A Gift. ~ via Honesty Warrior
I am capable.
I am strong.
If I believe in myself,
I can turn my dreams into a plan,
and my plan into my reality.