A to Z Blogging

The “T” in 2020 A to Z

Tick It wasn’t like that soft rhythmic sound a clock makes in a silent room, a sound that can relax and sooth. This was a regular short sharp sound that played over and over again in my head counting away accomplishments or lack of accomplishments. It was a tally that I hated but seemed to… Continue reading The “T” in 2020 A to Z

A to Z Blogging

The “N” in A to Z

    Now I’ve learned. I’ve run to the outer limits of the universe; counted the stars in the sky. I’ve danced on clouds with Angels and swam upon the tide. I’ve stared up at the blue sky making shapes from softened clouds. I’ve listened to the silence and rambled through the loud. But none… Continue reading The “N” in A to Z

Parenting

Anxiety Detective

The Penis Chronicles presents “Anxiety Detective” This week the penis chronicles is talking about a tool for parents, particularly parents of an anxious child. Helping your Anxious Child – Second Edition by Ronald M. Raphee PhD, Ann Wignall D. Psych, Susan H Spence PhD, Vanessa Cobham PhD, and Heidi Lyneham PhD. It is described as… Continue reading Anxiety Detective

Mental Health

Nightly Infestation

This piece was originally posted in August of 2016 in response to The Daily Post one-word prompt. You can visit the original post here. Nightly Infestation “Obsessions are recurring ideas, thoughts, images, or impulses that seem senseless but nonetheless continue to intrude into your mind.” – Edmund J. Bourne, PhD What was that noise? The… Continue reading Nightly Infestation