Love Hurts

Pain is inevitable in this life. If there is a body, there is pain. Be it physical, emotional or mental, the potential for pain awaits us at every turn. Why? Why is pain inevitable? The great poet Kahlil Gibran said, “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that...

Detachment vs. Dissociation

Numbing Out, Disconnection, Isolation, Divorce: these are just some of the synonyms for the word Dissociation- the splitting off of a group of mental processes from the main body of consciousness, asin amnesia or certain forms of hysteria. Partition, Disunion,...