You Beautiful Thing! — Don’t Lose Hope

“She is a beautiful piece of broken pottery put back together by her own hands. A critical world judges her cracks while missing the beauty of how she made herself whole again.” -J.M. Storm It’s easy to judge when we don’t know the full story, or when putting others down meets a need in our […]

You Beautiful Thing! — Don’t Lose Hope

Finding Hope – Some Practical Steps — Don’t Lose Hope

“Hope is being able to see that there is light, despite all the darkness.” It can be hard to find hope when we’re battling despair. But there are some strategies that can help with hopelessness, and the feeling that “it’s pointless – because nothing’s going to change.” They include:  1. Try joining the dots: Think […]

Finding Hope – Some Practical Steps — Don’t Lose Hope

You Know You Are Starting To Heal From Trauma When …. — Don’t Lose Hope

You know you are starting to heal from trauma when …. 1.You recognize that you’ve gone through something really difficult, and experienced something that is truly awful. 2. You can talk about your trauma. You see it for what it is. You more fully recognize what it has done to you. 3. You feel less […]

You Know You Are Starting To Heal From Trauma When …. — Don’t Lose Hope