Daily Archives: March 15, 2016

Are We Not Also Veterans Of A Great And Terrible War?

For the past few days I have been listening to an audiobook about the experience of Union soldiers after the end of the Civil War, which makes for some very grim listening. The historian, using an approach based on anecdotal … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Compassionate-Mind Guide To Overcoming Anxiety

The Compassionate-Mind Guide To Overcoming Anxiety, by Dennis D. Tirch As someone who reads more than my fair share of books about dealing with anxiety and PTSD and other issues related to dysfunctional family backgrounds [1], it is helpful to … Continue reading

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Book Review: It Wasn’t Your Fault

It Wasn’t Your Fault: Freeing Yourself from the Shame of Childhood Abuse with the Power of Self-Compassion, by Beverly Engel It would be a lot easier to wholeheartedly recommend this book if the author had not felt it necessary to … Continue reading

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