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Real Love isn’t Camera-Perfect. | elephant journal

  Recently, I’ve been studying quite a bit about what intimacy is—and what it isn’t. After years of digging in and doing actually onerous work, I’ve...

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Letting Go in Love: a Codependent’s Journey to Nonattachment.

  I’ve struggled with codependency all through my complete grownup life. Plagued with abandonment points, my romantic relationships have been my...

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How I found Kindness in my Wicked Stepmother.

  I was 20 years previous when I first met my organic father. He arrived as a package deal deal that included two half-brothers, and a stepmother. I tried to...

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Why “Baby it’s Cold Outside” is about Feminism, Not Rape Culture.

Editor’s observe: Elephant is a various, reader-created group. We welcome all factors of view, particularly when provided mindfully. And so, with that grain of...

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How to Love & Support Someone who is Recovering from Trauma or PTSD.

As a result of I do know trauma intimately, I overlook that some individuals don’t. And I might by no means want that thundering darkness on anybody, however I...

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50 Shades of Love: how a Disastrous Breakup led me down the Rabbit Hole of Consensual Non-Monogamy.

Contents 1 Flying midway throughout the globe to a tropical paradise, I tended to my coronary heart—wounded by a damaged love. 1.1 My largest question of all:...