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.

9 Signs You Are Stronger Than You Think You Are

By |2018-09-19T23:49:03+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Guess what! Although it may be hard to believe, you are stronger than you think. Maybe you’ve noticed this fact while going through troubling times. I thought I’d have it easy now, seeing as though I’ve lived a traumatic life. To my surprise, the difficulties keep coming. Apparently, I had more energy than I ever [...]

When Things Fall Apart, It Might Be Good! Here’s a Good Reason Why.

By |2018-09-19T22:27:44+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

It’s devastating when things fall apart. At the same time, other things are coming together in amazing ways, and this can be good. There are times in life when problems are compounded. You might be able to deal with an issue here or there, and maybe you can deal with a few at the same [...]

7 Subtle Ways Childhood Trauma Affects You When You Are an Adult

By |2018-10-10T18:05:58+00:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Childhood trauma comes in many forms. No matter what form it may take, the after-effects can create strange actions as an adult. If you’ve experienced childhood trauma, then one thing’s for sure, you cannot forget. That’s just the tip of the iceberg as well. Childhood trauma, whether it’s bullying or emotional abuse, leaves its mark [...]

How Constructive Criticism Differs from Bullying and Unhealthy Criticism

By |2018-10-05T20:15:45+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Being bullied or overly-criticized can cause damage in life. However, constructive criticism can actually help you grow and become stronger. I’ve been bullied before, most during my childhood in primary school. I was criticized daily and called names. I did suffer damage from this treatment, some that still linger and cause me problems today. I [...]

The Depressed Narcissist and the Neglected Link between Depression and Narcissism

By |2018-10-01T21:48:03+00:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

There are conditions and states of being often neglected by society. We often overlook the depressed narcissist, sometimes out of fear. Many of us are familiar with narcissism or narcissistic personality disorder, but how much do we know about the depressed narcissist? Well, you might be flippant about it and choose to turn the other [...]

How to Master the Art of Making Hard Decisions with These Science-Backed Hacks

By |2018-09-28T20:13:33+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

No one likes making hard decisions, but there’s a way to master this task. Science shows us how this can be done. Making hard decisions range from choosing colors and decorations for a wedding to making the decision to get a divorce. They can also be as troubling as picking out funeral arrangements. Hard decisions [...]

6 Signs You Are Experiencing the Dark Night of the Soul (and Why It’s a Good Thing)

By |2018-09-25T14:21:43+00:00September 25th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Oh, the dark night of the soul, what a perplexing and nourishing state of total agony. Nothing is better than a deep dose of despair. Let’s learn why. As I child, I encountered my first dark night of the soul. Of course, I wasn’t familiar with this state of being, and enduring this state set [...]

6 Practical Ways to Face Your Fears (and Why You Should Do It)

By |2018-09-21T20:40:04+00:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

When you’re afraid, your instinct is to run away. However, the healthy thing to do is face your fears and overcome the obstacles that hold you back. I have learned how you need to face your fears. Yes, I am afraid of things, although I like to think I’m fearless at times. I am imperfect [...]