Do you ever wonder how to smile in the midst of trials and tribulations when you can’t seem to tap into an ounce of joy from any source? Many people across the globe are suffering in silence and don’t know what to do or where to turn to deal with feelings of loneliness, despair and depression. We want to reach out and help in the way that we know how and that is with the sharing of information from others who are coping successfully with these emotions. The information contained within is meant to provide you with ideas, activities and tools that others are using to help move beyond their boundaries and limitations. This information is not intended to replace professional medical and mental health advice. If you are in crisis, please call 911 now. A list of crisis intervention organizations can be found by clicking here.
The pain is so much that it makes you think about death, about sleeping forever and being free at last. I wanted to express my life with chronic pain and the pressure of being a functional person, since I work 8 hours a day even with my discomforts. I love and suffer like everyone, I … Continue reading Expressive Art & Poetry
I did not intentionally set out to find my purpose in life through service to others. It is something that continues to evolve within me. I have no road map, nor do I have a strategic plan. I just follow where my spirit leads me. In 2010, I experienced two great losses. In February, my … Continue reading Finding Purpose Thru Service
This is what I started to do after I had my onset of Transverse Myelitis. I was making myself and my wife crazy because I wasn’t able to work and I had to find something to do to keep my mind off of the pain. How It All Started 14 May 2008 I was hit … Continue reading Raising Cane & Carvings