Tag Archive: trauma

Burning Inside

If I hadn’t overslept that day, everything I care about would be gone forever. I very rarely oversleep. In fact, even on those mornings when we have the day off from responsibilities and… Continue reading

Symptoms of Dissociative Identity Disorder

Dissociative Identity Disorder is also known as Multiple Personality Disorder.  It is a highly controversial subject, and many psychologists and psychiatrists refuse to recognize it as a real mental illness.  In other words,… Continue reading

Happy Birthday? Probably Not.

Current mood:depressed Every year on this particular date, I wake up with Morrissey singing “Unhappy Birthday” in my head. Yes, I’m one of those people who hates birthdays. I loathe them with a… Continue reading

The Beauty Pageant

Random memory which suddenly came out of nowhere:  (figured it must be important, so better write it down before we forget) When K was a little girl, about 4 or 5,  Mother entered… Continue reading

How Many K’s Are There?

I have been keeping a diary or journal or sketchbook since I was about 4 or 5 years old. The older I got, the more telling the diary entries.  The handwriting changes often.… Continue reading

Our Brain Has Been Raped

I should be at a loss for words and a loss for thoughts. Yesterday I was subjected to 6 hours of psychological testing and interviews.  This was round 2 of testing for me. … Continue reading

Reality Check

Woke up and found this note on the nightstand. It was written in all capital letters in an unfamiliar handwriting, and was on a piece of stationery I’ve never seen before and can’t… Continue reading

The Lost Blog Post

I was editing our blog-we are still trying to figure out how to do this-and I came across this draft.  I have some memory of someone writing it…Not sure who or when…Anyhoo, I… Continue reading