Tag Archives: EMDR

On Being Molested, Part 2

The aftershocks of being molested as a young child can feel unending.They can come fast and furious, or wait for months before the ground again gives way in an earthquake of epic proportions. They hit hard, and I fall hard. … Continue reading

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Healing – Day 11: Einstein Was Right On Time

Let me first say that I know nothing about physics. Never took a class in it. What I think I understand from Einstein’s theory is that time and space are relative – if you’re driving your car at the same … Continue reading

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Healing – Day 9: Parsing the Parts

I used to worry that I had multiple personality disorder. I had all these voices in my head.  As it turns out, they were different parts of me, crying out to be heard. I was too afraid to let them … Continue reading

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Healing – Day 8: F*ck the Flashbacks

Back to healing on a personal level, but not forgetting all that needs to be done in our violent and angry powder keg of a world. *          *          * I have had flashbacks for most of my life, even … Continue reading

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Healing – Day 5: Down With Depression

When did you first “come down” with depression? Was it like the time you came down with the flu, or a cold? Does it happen as often as coming down with a cold? More often than the flu? Or do … Continue reading

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