I’m not talking about voice mail messages, or email messages. I am referring to pain in our bodies that can be physical but are often emotional. Whenever we are in pain, we are quick to self-medicate. We want the pain to go away…QUICKLY! We don’t want to deal with it. A friend of mine, goingContinue reading “What Happens When We Ignore Messages?”
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I’ll Be Happy When or If…..
Our happiness always seems to be conditional on something happening FIRST, before we can be happy. Usually that “something” is outside of us. It might be a promotion at work. It might be acquiring a new outfit. It might be getting a face-lift. It might be changing our geographic location. I agree that something doesContinue reading “I’ll Be Happy When or If…..”
Expected Pain vs. Unwelcome Pain
Today I was certain which came first. First I had the egg and then a couple of hours later – pain reared its head – searing blinding pain. I didn’t know if I was going or coming. Every time I thought “OK, it’s over” a new wave of pain ensued. Of course when I setContinue reading “Expected Pain vs. Unwelcome Pain”