My Life with DID – Part 2

My Life with DID – Part 2

Welcome to the second part of my post about DID. So, let's talk about the alters. Most people with DID have a name for their system (this means the primary + alters) - I don't have a name for my system. I don't think I'll ever have a  . . .
Childfree by Choice

Childfree by Choice

I'm turning 39 this year, unmarried, and obvs no children. Every year, I've a few married friends and relatives asking me (ALWAYS from women) - "When are you getting married?" "Don't you want to start a family?" "You're not a woman until you have a baby or two."  . . .
Stop Abusing Yourself

Stop Abusing Yourself

If you were in a relationship with yourself (and the way you treat/talk to yourself), would you consider it abusive? Would you look at yourself and consider it lucky that you have such an amazing partner, or cringe? Cringe, because you know, if you were truly honest, you  . . .
Putting It Out There *trigger warning*

Putting It Out There *trigger warning*

It took some time to get here. To tell this story. To share it here. It wasn’t easy. It isn’t easy. It’s scary. I feel as if I’d be judged. Then, I think to myself; I don’t care if people judge me. By what happened to me. I  . . .
A Child Within Us

A Child Within Us

Staring at simplicity Realising divinity A woman is alive, Within her, a child hides, Though darkness beckons And cynicism threatens The inner child calls To disregard it all. In spite of the pressures, Challenges and stressors The inner child pleads "Take care of me, please." Hearken to the  . . .