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.

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.” [...]

What Causes Night Terrors in Adults and What Underlying Problems They Reveal

By | 2018-03-30T14:29:03+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

Nightmares have come and gone since childhood, being more prevalent during the early years. Night terrors in adults, however, generally spring from some underlying problem or even a health concern. As a child, nightmares were a common experience. They came from simple experiences most of the time like scary movies or worries. In some cases, [...]

8 Unexpected Things to Help with Depression, According to Science

By | 2018-03-28T17:44:59+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

There are many things to help with depression, and most of us are familiar with these practices. However, there are a few unexpected techniques which may surprise you. If you have depression, I know you’re tired of everyone telling you to be more positive and not worry so much. Yes, I am tired of that [...]

7 Ways Feeling Unloved May Have Roots in Your Childhood

By | 2018-03-20T22:05:12+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Adults sometimes find themselves feeling unloved, and they often look for answers in their surroundings or various influences. The answer, however, could come from their past. Personally, I have abandonment issues, along with all the other quirks, personality flaws, and disorders that I also endure. For many years, I struggled to understand why I was [...]

9 Philosophical Quotes That Offer Profound Insights about Life

By | 2018-03-19T13:45:54+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , |

It’s like trying to explain love, the idea of philosophy and thinking about thought. These philosophical quotes will indeed shed light on life and meaning. Although I never understood the term for it, when I sat for hours contemplating existence, I was caught in the realms of philosophical thought. I wondered about life, death, meaning, [...]

What Is Family Manipulation and How to Recognize Its Warning Signs

By | 2018-03-15T21:42:12+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Does family manipulation sound like a new thing? You may be surprised to learn that manipulation can come from anyone – be it, partners, mothers or fathers… even siblings. Partner manipulation has become pretty common. Many people have managed to get away from this sort of abusive relationship. However, manipulation is prevalent in all sorts [...]

Dealing with Social Anxiety in a Social Situation: What It’s Like and How to Cope

By | 2018-03-10T14:28:27+00:00 March 11th, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Dealing with social anxiety is never easy - you feel as if you’re in a spotlight all the time. What makes it worse is most people don’t understand, and thus cannot offer help. Being nervous is normal, but dealing with social anxiety is not. Everyone gets scared from time to time, especially giving speeches or [...]