Tag: denial

  • Codependency

    Codependency

    Codependency is such a dirty word to say these days. I think most people have heard of it and my suspicion is that most people suffer to a degree from it. And like allergies and anxieties, most people also deny that. I can remember being in a therapy session when I was around 21 and […]

  • The Book I Tried Not to Want to Write

    The Book I Tried Not to Want to Write

    Back when I was young and ambitious, I used to want to write a book. I was sure that every thought that I had was precious and precocious. I knew my woeful tale was worth telling. Then I grew up. And knew my tale wasn’t so different from many tales. Messed up childhood, abusive marriage, […]

  • Part One : Serenity Now or Pulled Over Again

    Part One : Serenity Now or Pulled Over Again

    (This story has three parts because it was too big to tell in just one post. Tomorrow night’s post.? The Beatings Will Continue Until Morale Improves and the third part What Does It All Mean?) A half hour into April fool’s Day 2012, I was being pulled over on my town’s bypass 100 yards from […]