Once Again, Life Isn’t Easy, Life Isn’t Fair

  I wrote this article several months ago. I received a huge response in ways I had not anticipated. There were those who were interested and glad to hear what I had to say. But, there were those who grew extremely angry with me for what I said. So, being the sucker for punishment that [...]

Learning to Live with DID

First, let me begin this post with an apology.   Several months ago, I stated I was going to begin a series of posts about the ten stages involved with learning to live with the effects dissociative identity disorder. However, life got in the way and I didn’t carry through with that promise.   Well, [...]

Welcome to the Real World, Shirley Jean Davis

Everyone has bad times, even Shirley Jean Davis.

Time for Inspiration

We all need inspiration sometime. I am no exception.

Child Alters

Who and What are Child Alters?

The Freedom of Responsibility

We all must make decisions in life. Do we do it in freedom or pain?

The Dark Abyss Called Depression

The abyss of depression is deep, but there is hope!

Let It Begin With Me

The world needs change, let it begin with me...

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.