Category: Inner Child

Leaping and Feeling the Pain

As I drive up to mom,s condo I sense the denial of what inevitably is to come and tears simply start to flow.  As it has been, I make my way through the front door and feel numb.  I want to numb more.  I collapse on the bathroom floor, a grown woman feeling like a child.  I […]

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Weird… or Unique?

I have been writing quite often lately. It has afforded me to step outside of myself and reflect on what is churning and perhaps look at my circumstances from a different perspective. My son Caleb, (at the time almost 9) has taken notice to this. I have been writing on my tablet and my iPhone […]

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Using a Cold Pile of Snow to Feel

It’s just taken over me.  An intense shot of adrenaline stepped into my wake and created waves of my emotions.  They are screaming “pay attention, don’t you see you’re avoiding me?”  It is the voice of my almost-adult challenging my troubled child to to face the unpleasant feelings. (Okay, maybe it’s more like anxiety or fear though adrenaline sounds so […]

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