People have asked, what political party will HICKS/YOU 2020 be affiliated with.
It cannot be emphasized enough, how imperative it is to form a new party, one that represents the combined interests and needs of all existing parties.
I know, … Continue reading
Just because you were unable to perform a given task yesterday doesn’t mean you’re still unable.
Variables change. But often our memories linger on perceived failure, allowing that to dictate our impression of current capabilities.
In high school, I couldn’t … Continue reading
Acknowledging that other people’s tendencies, actions, and words trigger your traumas, is not necessarily the same as blaming them.
Blame is futile and counterproductive. In the presence of blame, there cannot be clarity. Blame twists up the narrative until it … Continue reading
In a truly equitable and harmonized society, celebrities will not exist.
People will still be acknowledged for their accomplishments and thanked for their contributions to the world, but that’s the thing (or one of the things):
Right now, every person … Continue reading
For me, the shadows of depression and addiction are usually looming.
When all seems to be going well, it can be easy to forget what a short distance it is from cloud nine to the bottom of the barrel.
And … Continue reading
So, let’s talk about abortion.
No matter where you personally stand on this potentially heated topic, there may be points ahead that you agree with, and others that could incite negative emotions.
I invite you to nod your head through … Continue reading
The pendulum swings
While the firebird, she sings
If you know what I mean
Then get out of my dreams
Between the dirt and the rock
Between the bibles and glocks
The gold standard will shock
The warmth from the
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For those who struggle with self-limiting coping behaviors like binge eating and anesthetic alcohol consumption.
It can be easy to understand coping poorly with a rough day of rejection, dejection, and mayhem.
It might be trickier to comprehend being triggered … Continue reading
It serenely washes over me
permeating in my cells
It collects my missing pieces
My weariness, it does expel
Waves of faith and hope and sex
are crashing on my shore
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There are days and weeks and months where it seems adversity has a bloodlust with your name on it.
Just when you have it all pulled together, someone gets your goat, triggers your traumas, and knocks you flat on your … Continue reading