Do You Understand the Difference?

Whose fault/responsibility is my life? Mine or someone else's?

The Awesome Power of Words

Words can change the world or destroy it.

I Refuse to be Undefined by Trauma

Just who is Shirley J. Davis?

Rising from the Flames: My Story

I have risen like a Phoenix from the flames that made me who I am. This is my personal story.

Life is Fatal

Death is inevitable, so why not live?

Further Words on Making the Decision to Live and Not Be Miserable

A further explanation of just what the hell I was talking about

Embarking on a New Adventure

Leaving the past in the past takes courage. Walking into the future does too.

Introduction: The Ten Stages of Recovery from Childhood Trauma

An introduction to future blog posts about the stages of recovery from childhood trauma.

Who Will Speak for the Children?

***Trigger Warning*** For a highly emotionally charged post.

What’s Ahead

Coming Soon!!!

Only Honesty Can Save Humanity

Humanity stands deeply divided. Truthfulness may be our only hope to survive as a species.

America’s Obsession with Prescription Drugs, Are Medications Always the Answer?

We pop pills to make us feel better, but sometimes it is not needed. Why?

The Healing Power of Thankfulness

We can use our past to propel us into a bright future. It all begins with gratitude.