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Pain is strange…


Pain arrives BANG,
and there is us, It sits on you.
It’s real. Continue reading

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Changes – Charles Bradley


Cover version of original song by Black Sabbath. It took so long To realize And I can still hear Her last goodbyes     I feel unhappy I feel so sad I lost the best friend That I ever had … Continue reading

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The shit that I’m in and the pain, them voices louder ‘an Manhattan come chatt’n


The shit that I’m in and the pain I’m literally going insane
them voices as loud as Manhatten come chattn’..
– K’naan Continue reading

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revealing the trauma of war


Excellent article in National Geographic about application of very simple, powerful approach of encouraging vets to make and paint masks as a way to express their pain, their woundedness. As one says… “I THOUGHT THIS WAS A JOKE, I wanted … Continue reading

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Hurt – Johnny Cash


I hurt myself today To see if I still feel I focus on the pain The only thing that’s real         Johnny Cash I hurt myself today To see if I still feel I focus on the … Continue reading

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The diagnostic manual deals in categories, not pain


  TheDSM  [Diagnostic Manual] deals in categories, not pain. Daniel Siegel

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