How To Move Beyond Childhood Abuse And Have Healthier Relationships As An Adult


Jim looked at Shannon with a cacophony of feelings; love, lust, appreciation and fear and wanted desperately to reach for her. Shannon could sense his looking at her, in spite of her back being turned to him as she washed the dishes.  Her spine tensed and she felt afraid and then angry. Jim felt … [Read more...]

Find Out If You’re In An Emotionally Abusive Relationship


Signs of Abuse Do you feel like you have to “walk on eggshells” around your partner?  Are you afraid a lot of the time in your relationship?  Is your self esteem being slowly eroded?  It’s possible you’re in an emotionally abusive relationship. Emotional abuse can sometimes be a tricky thing to … [Read more...]

Could Loneliness Be The Dawn of Real Happiness And Romance?


Loneliness is one of the deepest sorrows – at its peak it feels like a quiet desperation, a yearning to melt completely with another, a slow suffocation that we can’t escape no matter what. And it was shocking to see how common it is. The media has begun to describe the spread of loneliness as an … [Read more...]

Are You Playing The Blame Game? Do Any Of These Situations Sound Familiar?


Randy was reaching for a doughnut when his wife glared at him.  Inside, Randy could feel a defiance surging inside. He reached for the second doughnut and felt smug and happy with himself. Janet struggled to maintain her composure when Jerry joked about her going to spend her morning with a bunch … [Read more...]