Category: Shrinkology

Mental Health and Therapy. A lot of advice on autism from someone with autism raising a kid with autism.

Helicopter Parenting Gone Wrong

Helicopter Parenting Gone Wrong! Watch Michelle's life unfold in this devastating tale of bad helicopter parenting. She just doesn't even overparent right.

Top story of the morning! Despite Michelle’s attempts at helicopter parenting, Annabelle has officially learned how to tie her shoes. The laziness that free range parenting offers is not only an enticing temptation to an old, tired soul like Michelle,…

Seeing is Believing, or Do We See What We Believe?

Ever wonder if you see better with your eyes closed?

When I close my eyes, I see inkblots of light and shadows, and like a Rorschach, I make out tigers, angels, demons, and my favorite, I swear I see Jesus Christ giving me a hug. I know. Sounds so stupid,…

To Dream of True Love

To Dream of True Love, what love is really true?

This week’s Finish the Sentence Friday is, “While I was sleeping, I dreamt…” I can’t come up with anything poetic to go with it because my dreams are like the subject of autism. Too much info. They should be a…

To Be Born Again

To Be Born Again. From my stems of my root, I give birth to new leaves. My personal stories where I was born again through life. A new me.

Do you know why you have 7 years bad luck when you break a mirror? Because ancient Kabbalah believed that the mirror was a reflection of our soul, and it takes 7 years for the soul to heal, so if…

I’d Be Happy If…

I’d be happy if I could just have a little bit more money, enough to be financially secure and stable. I’d be happy if I could just get an extra hour’s sleep or an extra hour to finish up. C’mon…

Military vs. Real World Metaphorical Pushups

The soul doesn't operate on hard work and discipline. Those are lies we are told as slaves.

The hardship I am most thankful for is insanity. Basic military training is designed to tear you down to nothing and then rebuild you into a soldier: strong, bullet-proof, unstoppable. Every time you make a mistake, the military will make you drop,…

My Inner Blunt Needs a Light

The biggest influence in my life right now is in a transitional phase. I am completely redecorating my life because the curtains need to be brighter. I need more light. And ooooh. There’s dust everywhere. When was the last time…

Turning the Other Cheek

If I were a fairy tale creature, I’d be who I think I am underneath it all. My soul is a beautiful woman with a scar on her right cheek. My scar is not like any scar. It is far…

Mission 22: Giving our Soldiers Support Post-War

Mission 22 Quote All gave some some gave all and then some. Learn how you can help with Mission 22

Death is a time of transition, but for some of us, it is a form of escape. While many of us dream of a peaceful paradise with all our loved ones awaiting happily for us, some of us hope that…

In order to truly listen, you have to stop listening

Stop Listening to the Dark Voices in your life they are assholes

As the snow dribbles from the cold, blue lips of winter’s heavens, if you listen carefully, you will hear it speak like Rice Crispies drowning in milk. I have learned with age people are like snow, and that includes myself. As…