Julie Andrews sung the lyrics, “Let’s start at the very beginning, it’s a very good place to start…” but, for the purposes of this abridged autobiography, it isn’t a good place to start. I’ll start 34 years into my life, then I’ll jump to now and then I’ll go back to 1966.
7 February 2001:
Are there people who constantly criticize you, tell you that you can’t do things, make you feel bad about yourself, even yell at you?
These are toxic people.
As a young girl, a vivid imagination provided endless hours of adventure. Being an asthmatic, there were many days spent sick or having to remain indoors due to my health. However I don’t recall experiencing boredom or even loneliness, because I could always escape those moments into a world of pretend, playing quite contently, (even when confined to my bed), for literal hours. With one simple act of the will, situations I didn’t care for could be easily abandoned - instead journeying off to faraway places that existed in the unlimited landscape of my mind.
Nine youth + six provinces + never meeting face to face = amazing social media resources #nowIknow
On our second last session we started off with an interesting ice breaker where we needed to find a movie / TV show / book that we felt best described how we have aided our fellow group members for the past two months together, we then a
I haven’t written in a long time, part of me felt like it was maybe because I’ve been doing better. I haven’t been feeling as depressed. My life has seemingly come together, even just the slightest. And, maybe this is the case.&n
Our last reunion was really airy and made me feel a bit relieved, I now know that we are on a great path that has and will take us further in our comprehensions of relationships, and I hope it will also help other people.