PYHO Wednesday: Will the Terror Linger?

Today, I’m linking up with Things I Can’t Say for Pour Your Heart Out Wednesday.

If you’ve hung out here before, you know that I still struggle sometimes with the effects of domestic violence from six years ago.  My ex stalked and harassed me; and after two attempts at a restraining order, the justice system failed me too.

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Be Gentle

“Be Gentle.”  I say these two words to C countless times throughout the day.  I don’t know why I don’t apply them to myself. I’ve only had three appointments with my therapist, but I feel like we’ve covered a lot of ground in a short amount of time.  At my last appointment, we discussed negative thoughts – how to control them, combat them and make them positive.  I realized that I think pretty awful things.  Things I could never (and would never) say to someone else.

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