Rock-a-by baby On the tree top, When the wind blows The cradle will rock. When the bough breaks, The cradle will fall, And down will fall baby Cradle and all. I was in nursery when I learnt the above nursery rhyme. Like most kids I had a very vivid imagination,…Continue reading: Rocking the Cradle – When Women Work What happens to kids when mothers go to work. It is tough on them to have to be at the mercy of people who don’t really care. Not to mention what it does to their delicate psyches and mental health.
Today is Mother’s Day and I am trying not to feel sad. But inevitably the memories of what I missed when my mother died makes me want to cry. Cancer took my mother when I was quite young. At 11, I still needed her. Life for me changed dramatically, it…Continue reading: My Mother’s Legacy Despite knowing she was dying, she continued doing the things she enjoyed
Everybody Hurts – The Power Of Celebrity Confessions Confession is good for one’s soul, it does helps to hear about the pain, loss and struggles of other people particularly the rich & famous.
Last month the son’s of Princess Diana were all over the news for candidly speaking about their feelings regarding their mother’s death. Prince William being just 15 while his brother Harry was 12 at the time. The young boys were unable to comprehend and process their loss. They revealed how they…Continue reading: Everybody Hurts – The Power Of Celebrity Confessions Confession is good for one’s soul, it does helps to hear about the pain, loss and struggles of other people particularly the rich & famous.
The past year I have been researching and reading about mental illness. The whats. hows, which and whens. So I was shocked and bewildered when I chanced upon the news that the son of the famous pastor Rick Warren had committed suicide. This was the father who had written who…Continue reading: A Purpose Un-Driven Life
Today, everybody seems to be into mindfulness. In my search for that magic pill to heal my emotional pain I tried my hand at it. Those of us who have been abused are at times in such horrible emotional pain from the thoughts and memories that sitting alone and watching…Continue reading: Mindfulness versus Mind Kindness
For years I’ve struggled with despair, anger, rage, loss, anxiety, so many strong negative feelings overwhelmed my daily life. I was always on high alert expecting someone to attack me, my defenses were always up, guarding against impending danger. I never felt safe. How could I? When the place where…Continue reading: Love – The Only Real Cure for Mental Illness