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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.

10 Unhealthy Behavior Strategies That Might Be Hiding Behind Your Anxiety

By | 2017-11-20T20:26:20+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you think anxiety is a damaging force all on its own, then here’s a deeper revelation. Unhealthy behavior strategies are born from the desire to control anxiety. Unhealthy behavior strategies started off as survival tactics derived from anxiety. These neurotic responses were originally meant to help the suffering cope with what they were going through [...]

How to Help Someone with Depression Using These Simple Words and Actions

By | 2017-11-15T13:32:33+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

If you want to know how to help someone with depression, consider the words you say and things you do. Choose these wisely. Understanding how to help someone with depression takes time. When I get depressed, there are words that help and words that do not. Phrases and words of encouragement like, “Get over it” [...]

7 Types of Unhealthy Mother-Daughter Relationships and How Each Affects Your Life

By | 2017-11-11T11:39:55+00:00 November 11th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

There are more unhealthy mother-daughter relationships than you might think. In fact, it’s possible that the connection with your own daughter is flawed. What you once thought was normal behavior may, in fact, be toxic. There are little indicators that prove you've witnessed unhealthy mother-daughter relationships, which are in dire need of repair. Those snarky remarks [...]

I Hate Myself: How to Stop Self-Pity and Feel Better about Yourself

By | 2017-11-07T14:29:48+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

If I claim that I hate myself, does it mean that I truly have a dislike for my life or does it mean I’m indulging in a pity party? It’s time to stop both! The statement, I hate myself! doesn’t usually mean you truly hate yourself. Most of the time, this statement is used to [...]

6 Subtle Facial Expressions Which Reveal Lies and Inauthenticity

By | 2017-11-08T14:47:19+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Lies are destructive, but certain facial expressions can help you determine when someone is lying to you. Understanding these expressions gives you an edge. Recently I watched a TED talks about liars, only to discover that everyone lies… how wonderful. The key is, however, that people lie for different reasons. While some of these lies [...]

8 Best Movies about Depression That Show What It Feels Like

By | 2017-10-31T15:16:36+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , |

Melancholia (2011) is one of the best movies about depression. Sometimes depression cannot be described with words alone. There are movies about depression which can do a much better job of describing this darkness. I’ve noticed people trying to describe what depression feels like, and they fail horribly. I cannot even describe [...]

5 Ways You Could Have Experienced Emotional Abandonment as a Child

By | 2017-10-28T16:11:09+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

There are reasons why you act the way you do and say the things you say. Many of your actions as an adult come from emotional abandonment as a child. Childhood physical or mental abuse is bad, but consider another form of torture: childhood emotional abandonment. No one wants to experience violence or screaming, but [...]

What Is a Manipulative Narcissist and How Someone in Your Life Could Be One

By | 2017-10-25T13:57:08+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Would you like to know the true definition of evil? Try the manipulative narcissist, a truly evil and dysfunctional personality. My life was stolen by a manipulative narcissist. No, wait, let me be fair. I wrapped up my life and gave it to this evil personality, but in my defense, I had no idea what [...]