Blues Prevention

Daily Prompt: Singing the Blues We all feel down from time to time. How do you combat the blues? I follow my own Emotional Fitness Program. Getting down is not the same as being clinically depressed. Many clinically depressed people don’t understand the difference. One young woman once said to me, “You mean it isn’t normal …

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Lingering

My 77th birthday is  four days away and  I want to linger a while longer in this life.  I face death more than many. I am at risk of stroke, heart attack, and have an immune disorder. Less than a week ago, I made this poster coach. As today’s headlines note, not all want to …

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DAILY POST CHALLENGE

LET ME GO WHEN AND HOW I WANT TO GO   The Daily Post Question asks if people should be allowed to commit suicide.  Any one who reads my blog knows I fear ending up a brain in a body that cannot communicate or as my mother used to say “A happy idiot” living way …

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THERAPY THOUGHTS

THERAPY NO CURE ALL Joseph Stark, a  man who committed suicide and homocide when he flew his plane into a IRS housed building in Austin Texas, noted in  hiss  suicide manifesto: …”there isn’t enough therapy in the world that can fix what is really broken.” This lead a group of  therapists to discussing  a number of …

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