ON THE LOSS OF AN ANIMAL FAMILY MEMBER (AKA. ANIMAL FRIEND, OR PET) This article is written for dissociative people by a dissociative system who has lived this pain. This is another area of life that is probably-definitely harder for DID people. Not that the loss of a pet is ever not painful for someone who has dearly loved their animal family member. But all those DID-specific factors, that make … [Read more...]
P is for Plenty … Feeling Grateful and Thankful
Have you ever experienced times of PLENTY? I have so much to be thankful for this year. What's on my List of "P is for PLENTY" for 2021? First, there's no doubt that the P4² DID Conference was filled with PLENTY of awesome new experiences. For example. Have you ever been under The Bean in Millennium Park? Our Friday Adventure Walk Participants got to experience some pretty freaky … [Read more...]
Flying 3 Dogs Over the Pacific in a big ol’ Airplane! Can you imagine that?!
Reuniting with my Kelpie Family This was meant to be a big week. Today, right now, I was meant to be picking up my 3 gorgeous silver kelpies from LAX -- Los Angeles International Airport. My dogs are flying over the Pacific in a big ol' airplane to join me here in America. Say what?! Yep, they are flying out of Brisbane Australia and coming over to the USA. An international flight for my dogs! This … [Read more...]
Were you with me a year ago? How about the year ahead?
Did 2020 change your life? I didn't know it would, but 2020 has most definitely changed MY life, no doubt. Plus, it's been a YEAR since we had P4 2020! A full year today! Can you believe it? It's already been a year since our first annual P4 DID Conference. Where has the time gone.... Friday night, 28 Aug, we had our live Art Display, opening the P4 DID Conference with amazing bursts of color. Covid … [Read more...]
What’s New for You? 8 More resources for Dissociative Trauma Survivors!
Hello hello! Happy New Year! Wowzers --- it's already the end of one decade, and the start of a new decade. That's okay, because I have a lot of good news to tell you about what's gonna be here in this New Year at Discussing Dissociation. We are in our 11th year, and our DD Community is continually growing, and expanding to include new people, with new needs, new questions, new concerns. I have 8 … [Read more...]
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