I Seriously Need Some Help!

  Self-publishing is hard. I know because I have done it. I have self-published with createspace.com and kdp.com. Both are wonderful sites, offering quality publishing for no cost. If you can afford it, they also offer help in formatting, editing and promoting of your work. Unfortunately, I cannot afford these costs, which comes to the [...]

One Year After My Therapist Retired

Losing a therapist for any reason can feel like there has been a significant death in the family.

Some Great Resources to Help With Trauma and Dissociation

Below are some wonderful and helpful resources for those who live with the after-effects of childhood trauma.

Gift of Voice

I am pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity for peers and providers of mental health services being offered by an organization known as Gift of Voice. Located in Edwardsville, Illinois, Gift of Voice strives to train, empower and educate for the mental health of individuals, communities and churches. Gift of Voice is a faith based [...]

Some Autumn Humor!

Despite global warming, the temperatures here in central Illinois are finally beginning to chill. It's raining as I sit writing this piece, and a chilly wind is blowing. I thought it would be a good morning to celebrate autumn by posting some jokes and funny gifs. Try not to boo too loudly, okay? Enjoy! Q: [...]

This is Just the Tip of the Iceberg of Successes Yet to Come!

Last week I was published in a journal and today I received news that an interview I gave has been published! I am humbled and honored. Thanks for all the support! Interview with Shirley J. Davis

Free PDF of Ebook of My Blog Posts from 2014-Present

The posts included in the following ebook are from my early days writing this blog through the beginning of September 2017. I thought you all might enjoy having a copy to read at your leisure. I shall be publishing new ones every six months. Just copy paste the link below into your browser for your [...]