VICTORIA MCGEE, M.A.
AUTHOR OF A TRAUMA TOOLBOX, HOW TO INCLUDE YOUR SOUL IN HEALING TRAUMA
The world is upside down. We struggle every day to make sense of the happenings in the world. We reach, gasping for breath, hungry for hope. We reach, but many days come away empty. We feel at the mercy of events that spiral out of control – because we truly do have no control. We … Continue reading 3 Quotes for When We Lose Hope
Because I survived trauma, I often find it hard to sleep. Because I survived trauma, I double check all the windows and doors and lock them, even in the middle of the day, with two large dogs, just to take a shower. Because I survived trauma, I jump at sudden noises and movement. Because I … Continue reading Because I survived trauma
“Though we can’t always see it at the time, if we look upon events with some perspective, we see things always happen for our best interests. We are always being guided in a way better than we know ourselves.” ~ Swami Satchidananda When I was much younger, there was a popular quote going around: “If … Continue reading Sometimes the wall is the way
“Life is a balance between what we can control and what we cannot. I am learning to live between effort and surrender.” ~ Danielle Orner I have lived a while, and I’m wise in many ways, but being human means I struggle with finding balance every single day. Being spiritual, living on the Earth in … Continue reading FINDING THE BALANCE