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Forty years ago today, I met the man who would be my first serious boyfriend, and eventually also my rapist. We met on his 18th birthday. He was on his way to college in a month—while I was 14 and ...
by peregrine kate
Comment Count 240 comments on Wed Aug 22, 2012 at 05:42 PM PDT with 238 Recommends
From 1983 to 2000 I went to therapy pretty consistently, changing cities three times and therapists far more than that (due to circumstances not my dislike of the person I had). I had quite a ...
by cpartners
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Aug 05, 2012 at 03:17 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
So, one of my Kossack vet buddies sent me this via email. What the Hell? We know Bush / Cheney ushered in a world of torture but this? This goes beyond the pale. Special needs kids being ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 193 comments on Sat May 05, 2012 at 07:05 PM PDT with 178 Recommends
Video game shows promise in treatment of adolescent depression SPARX , an interactive fantasy game designed by researchers at the University of Auckland, represents a new approach for teens dealing ...
by ferment
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Apr 21, 2012 at 01:09 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Pain. That is today's topic. What is the use of pain? Well, it is to point out what isn't working. If you have a pain in your neck, you can take a pill and hopefully it will go away. But, will it be ...
by imeanit
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Apr 05, 2012 at 04:26 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
It's been seven days and I'm happy to tell you that we are still here, we are still strong, and we are still growing! This movement will not be cowed by the police's attempts to intimidate us, nor ...
by AoT
Comment Count 114 comments on Fri Sep 23, 2011 at 05:25 AM PDT with 219 Recommends
Recently on my show , I had my mechanic on to discuss which celebrity he would like to go on a ...
by Matthew Filipowicz
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Sep 19, 2011 at 06:50 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
No, no, no, no....I'm still all straight and annoying and everything, BUT... The psychiatric nurse practitioner came to me today with the story of one of our clients who has finally told his ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Aug 02, 2011 at 03:27 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
My vocational connection with academic ethnomusicology is pretty tenuous most of the time, but I get the SEM Journal every quarter, and it's one of my small continuing pleasures, being constantly ...
by WarrenS
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Jul 08, 2011 at 08:04 PM PDT with 112 Recommends
This is a long diary, so I'm breaking it into two parts. But this is how I came to not only acknowledge my own sexuality, but the fact that I was capable--no, entitled--to be a sexual person in the ...
by Gemina13
Comment Count 30 comments on Sat May 28, 2011 at 07:05 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
It's time for another edition of Name That Kossack, the picture riddle game where a username is worth a thousand words. Here's how it works: I will give you a series of Photoshopped pictures, and ...
by SuperBowlXX
Comment Count 132 comments on Tue Apr 12, 2011 at 05:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Previously, persons here and there were given a chance to think about what is right and wrong; when I discussed the cases of an 75 year old man and 85 year old woman. Mr. Elias worked for 4 ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Mar 10, 2011 at 02:53 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Writer’s note: OCTOBER is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. I wrote this essay/blog a couple of years back to not only discuss violence against women and girls, but to also offer practical ...
by kevinpowell
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Oct 01, 2010 at 12:40 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
CHRONIC TONIC posts on Thursdays at 9 EST, it is a place to share stories, advice, and information and to connect with others with chronic health conditions and those who care for them. ...
by Chronic Tonic
Comment Count 89 comments on Thu Jun 17, 2010 at 06:00 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I have been racking my brain for the last few weeks trying to figure out where to take this blog. I am not much of a writer, and I have a tendency to procrastinate pretty much everything in my life ...
by BrownBuc
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Apr 01, 2010 at 11:13 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
KosAbility is a community diary series that is posted at 5 PM ET every Sunday by volunteer diarists. This is a gathering place for people who are living with disabilities, who love someone with a ...
by KosAbility
Comment Count 364 comments on Sun Feb 28, 2010 at 01:49 PM PST with 206 Recommends
This damn Colorado sun, man. Depending on what hours I work on a given day (today was 9:30 am to 6 pm) as I turn onto the avenue to get to our street, that sun hits a person square in the eyes. ...
by wewhodream
Comment Count 60 comments on Wed Aug 19, 2009 at 07:26 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Lose the weight, regardless (1+ / 0-) Period. 100 pounds is morbid. Not only is it a health burden on you, it's a health, energy and environmental burden on the rest of the country.
by debbieleft
Comment Count 70 comments on Tue Jul 21, 2009 at 04:03 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
I've stated in comments for some time that when it comes to controlling healthcare costs, it's not convincing to me that changing the way you pay is a substantial root-cause issue. I think the ...
by joetex
Comment Count 69 comments on Thu Jul 09, 2009 at 02:35 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Medications are a great tool for living, and I think, regarding medications, it is important to do two things: a) not reject them entirely, b) not settle into them. By this I mean, you should not ...
by Nathan Foster
Comment Count 46 comments on Fri Jun 19, 2009 at 07:48 PM PDT with 36 Recommends