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The Days We Had

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted April 1, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • Tell me somethin', give me hope that will last for more than this night I just don't know how I feel All we can do is pray that we're doing this right Though that's not the way it seems Winter's gone ...

married and unhappy

seeknom1
  • By seeknom1 · Posted March 30, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • I will not get a divorce. I have a disabled child who is 16. My husband is th stronger person. He ignores me yells at me and is mean I have mental illness and gained 75 pounds in this loveless marriage ...

What I wrote him

SurroundingHope
  • By SurroundingHope · Posted March 28, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • The day I became yours you became mine. Forever we will be together, through hell and back again, we will figure out any challenge. I gave you my heart the night we met and the more we talked the more ...

Trials Help You Grow Stronger

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · Posted March 28, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • I found this old picture when I was young and strong....now I am old and weak...physically.....but my spirit is growing daily, God is keeping me and sustaining me through all of my trials and tribulations....He ...

A Delay is not a Denial when it comes to GOD!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · Posted March 28, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • Being sick is very stressful and it has a way of affecting our faith quite often. Be encouraged folks God STILL loves you and has our best interest at heart. Don't lose hope in the Creator to help you ...

A Lie Needs Truth

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted March 26, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • You left your watch It's already stopped Your favorite shoes Where you dropped them And the rain won't pour And the sun won't set And my mind won't forget So I just wait for you I won't be long Said the ...

Because I'm Happy

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · Posted March 26, 2014
  • 15 replies
  • I loooove that song by Pharrell.......it makes me smile every time I hear it ...

Adding Up to Zero

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted March 25, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • Psych Doctor's are always coming 'round here Selling some new pill Tell me I'll feel good as a Hundred-dollar bill What's a game of chance to me To them is one of feigned skill Don't turn away, just because ...

And I admit

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted March 23, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • Leave me alone, because I've been dead I've been out of my body, I've been out of my head Never mind the songs I love I don't want to sing along, Please don't listen to a word I just said Let someone ...

Side by Side

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted March 23, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • A fear of falling A fear that I still could If I turn my back, it would be just one shove, one push And I'd fall, I know that I would I lie all the time and say I'm not scared anymore But I'm still afraid ...

What he wrote to me

SurroundingHope
  • By SurroundingHope · Posted March 22, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • Babe I love you and always will. I love the way you look at me with those beautiful eyes; the way they radiant just blows me away. You make me want to do the best in everything. The way I feel when I ...

Help

rlathree
  • By rlathree · Posted March 22, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • Has anyone here got EBV and never been the same again ? I got it 6 years ago and have just slowly deteriorated ever since. I suffer from chronic pain, chronic fatigue to the point I can't get out of bed ...

Release the pain!

chaplainstevens
  • By chaplainstevens · Posted March 21, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • Denying grief and pain is not a good thing, acknowledge it and discuss it. Write journals, write poetry, and vent! Don't keep stuff bottled up inside, especially men. Men have a tendency to hold in pain ...

Stay in the light

seeknom1
  • By seeknom1 · Posted March 20, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Outside the light shines in the darkness the darkness can not overshadow the light I am sweeping away the past knowing in Gods time things will change I am looking at the scraps of my life cleaning out ...

Geodon - my 17 year old daughter

my3girls64
  • By my3girls64 · Posted March 20, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • my daughter has been on several meds.. risperidone with lexapro was wonderful until she started lactating.. so we had to get her off of it pretty quick.. They switched her to Serequel.. absolultey horrible ...

This is me....

rubylane869
  • By rubylane869 · Posted March 20, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • I'm glad I found this site. Mostly I was just looking for some support for HES...which I MIGHT have. They haven't figured it out yet. I had gone to the ER in December with stomach pain & when they checked ...

Circus

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted March 19, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • I live in this head space Neural pathways, and circus clowns Red balloons floating in air I walk down lonely Ferris wheels, roller coasters I'm scared I fly up in to a starry night sky way above the clouds ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Skipping Town

UnfortunatelyAnna
  • By UnfortunatelyAnna · Posted March 18, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • These friends are new, but we shake hands Because I believe that they're good people I was told that you were But I was really not so sure How was I to know you'd be a good man? We played guitars and ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

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