Archive | September, 2013

When Sibling Rivalry Shatters

This is the story of a sibling rivalry that went to the extreme.      As a child, the sibling rivalry between my brother and I started out fairly harmless.  My older brother antagonized me a lot. He pulled my hair, made a mess and blamed me, put his vegetables on my plate so I’d have to eat […]

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Destination Isolation: Are YOU at Risk?

[social_share style=”bar” align=”horizontal” heading_align=”inline” facebook=”1″ twitter=”1″ google_plus=”1″ linkedin=”1″ pinterest=”1″ /]   Do not confuse isolation with solitude. Have you been emotionally scarred in your past?  Did someone you trust lie, cheat or abandon you?  Are you going through separation, divorce or break up?  Has it caused you to isolate from others? “I like being alone.”  […]

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BEING LEFT OUT: The Subtle BULLYING Tactic

[social_share style=”bar” align=”horizontal” heading_align=”inline” facebook=”1″ twitter=”1″ google_plus=”1″ linkedin=”1″ pinterest=”1″ /] Being left out is a powerful, yet subtle bullying tactic. It hits all ages, races and genders.   She is NOT Invited!   “Hey, so I’ll see you at Amanda’s party on Saturday,” Claire heard for  about the tenth time. For some reason she had […]

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