I wrote a blog post last week, but looking back there is no post. I worked hard on that post and I swear I pushed publish. I have no evidence that it existed unless I overlooked it. The post wasn't very good, but it was mine. Oh, well. On with today's post. This post is … Continue reading To my Strong, Loving Men
Last time I posted about passion and intimacy. I said that I would later post about the types of intimacy, so here it is. There are 6 main types of intimacy. There may potentially be more, but I've only really encountered 6 in all my researching, though some sources call them by different names. (Speaking … Continue reading Types of Intimacy
One of my favorite topics in the world is intimacy. The last group I had with my guys we talked about intimacy and the different types of it. The week before we talked about the triangular theory of love and the guys realized that there was a difference between passion and intimacy, two legs of … Continue reading Passion vs Intimacy
Today is Mother's Day. I want to wish a happy mother's day to all the mothers, mothers to be, grandmothers, godmothers, women who have been like a mother to someone, and all the strong, intelligent, motivated female role models. While Mother's Day is for he mothers, I think that there are so many women who … Continue reading To the Lovely Ladies
Hello, lovely people. I didn't have a topic planned so I decided to dig through my drafts and found this partial post. The only reasonable thing to do is finish this. When I started writing it I realized that I wasn't that interested in the topic, so I put it on hold. Now I revisit … Continue reading What’s LOVE got to do with it?
Trust is important in all relationships. There are only two choices you can make when it comes to trust: Trust the person or don't. But it's hard. I'm not very good at trusting. I mean, I can trust on a superficial level, but when it comes to things about the real me, I'd rather not. … Continue reading To Trust or Not to Trust
I was supposed to post last Sunday, but I got distracted by mice popping out of my stove. Yes, mice were popping out of my stove. I haven't seen any since pest control came, so fingers crossed they're no longer in my apartment. Now to the topic at hand. I've had three of my relationship … Continue reading Relationships and Boundaries
I recently received the opportunity at work to create my own group about relationships. Initially we hoped to start another group in the jail focusing on anger management and emotional regulation, but since that is covered extensively in the trauma groups we decided to change gears. My new clinical supervisor asked me what I'm passionate … Continue reading Relationships 101