People like to tell war stories, especially when they’ve been through something hard. It is validating and liberating to speak about the pain, to break the silence. Mamas especially love to tell a good war story. Whether it’s a blood and guts tale of labour and delivery or a jaw-dropping story about the trials of … Continue reading Tell me the whole truth, the good and the struggle.
Be yourself and speak your truth. Either people will listen and things will get better, or people will leave and things will get better. (The wisdom of a great friend from his great therapist) I had some feedback on this blog recently, which got me thinking. The person who gave the feedback was a … Continue reading Why I Write