…Featured in a sideshow!
According to Jungian psychology: Guilt is a sideshow put on for oneself.
For me, the last several months have been ‘challenging’ at the very least. There’s my husband’s dementia; my son diagnosed with cancer, the subsequent treatment and hope of full recovery; not to mention the stroke I had last August.
Is it any wonder I have found myself lopsidedly weighted with depression; guilt; sadness; anger; frustration and fear?
However, the only space I’m willing to leave in the margins is a note to myself, “This is just the usual cast of characters in the Play of Life.”
My normal coping skill of cleaning toilets has spread to cleaning everything that comes across my path. However, I have not been quite as successful with cleaning my mind and mouth!
I suffer from being quick tongued; AKA ‘acid tongued’. I should have never discovered Dorothy Parker!
Not so much!
Repeat after me: Silence is golden
Love Note to Self
I Am Who?
Dare I take the Jungian Marriage Test?
3. Nah..I think I’ll go hide our heart and tape several copies of the THINK page around the house!