Sherrie

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About Sherrie

Sherrie is a freelance writer and artist with over 10 years of experience. She spends most of her time giving life to the renegade thoughts. As the words erupt and form new life, she knows that she is yet again free from the nagging persistence of her muse. She is a mother of three and a lifetime fan of the thought-provoking and questionable aspects of the universe.

Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People? 6 Possible Explanations

By | 2018-05-19T19:56:02+00:00 May 19th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Have you ever asked yourself, Why do bad things happen to good people? I remember struggling with this question for many years. I may now be able to shed some light on the subject. Why do bad things happen to good people? As I pondered this question during my lifetime, I would always fall short [...]

5 Common Sense Questions to Ask Yourself to Stop Overthinking and Ruminating

By | 2018-05-14T23:35:36+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Many hours can be wasted overthinking things. This is part of having an anxious mind which never seems to shut off. Sometimes asking the right common sense questions is the only way to find peace. If you have anxiety, then you understand about overthinking. You know how negative thoughts can take over your entire day. [...]

6 Signs You Are Living in Fear Without Even Realizing It

By | 2018-05-09T14:04:35+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Living in fear doesn’t always mean that you’re scared of physical circumstances or people. Sometimes living in fear can be a state of mind that controls all aspects of life. I am afraid almost all of the time. Because of that small percentage of courage that I do have, it means that I am trying [...]

7 Phases of Narcissistic Abuse (and How to Stop It No Matter Where You Are)

By | 2018-05-03T16:00:58+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Narcissistic abuse has the power to hold its victim for long periods of time. There are phases of this abuse which alternate between rage and peace, which confuse and bewilder. I was married to a narcissist for over 20 years. When someone finally saw the truth of my abusive relationship, they would urge me to [...]

How to Answer Embarrassing Personal Questions the Way Intelligent People Do

By | 2018-04-29T21:05:48+00:00 April 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Asking personal questions can feel awkward. There are ways, however, to ask these questions from an intellectual standpoint, and create a comfortable environment for all. Some say it’s rude to ask personal questions, and it can be. There are circumstances that require asking a personal question or cases where it’s important to acquire information such [...]

How to Help Someone with Anxiety Deal with Their Fears and Feel Better

By | 2018-04-21T23:42:10+00:00 April 21st, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

If you want to learn how to help someone with anxiety, you have to learn patience first. The fears of anxiety are crippling and aren’t so easy to eliminate. I think one of the worst mental disabilities is the anxiety disorder. Of course, that’s just my opinion, considering I suffer from this disorder every day. [...]

The Vicious Cycle of Emotional Manipulation and How to Break the Pattern

By | 2018-04-16T21:11:51+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

The worst part of emotional manipulation is not feeling and going through this struggle. No, the most horrible part of enduring this abuse is repeating it with others. I’m going to be honest with you, I have endured emotional manipulation since as far back as I can remember. No, there is no defined point in [...]

10 Struggles of the Mediator Personality in the Modern World

By | 2018-04-05T19:25:13+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Categories: Empath and HSP, Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

I have a mediator personality, and I can tell you, it’s not always easy. In fact, the rewards and struggles are both powerful influencers. We have a unique way of looking at life, that’s for sure. The INFP or mediator personality is penned by some people as the “children of the Myers Briggs personality assessment.” [...]