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The Highly Sensitive Person

September 12, 2013 LifepsychologyThoughts  One comment

For a very brief period of time I worked at Barnes and Noble. And while I loved the store, generally liked the people I worked with (even my bosses), and really enjoyed the discount, I had a hard time with the job.

For the month I was there I was mostly at customer service, and while it is in a book store, you are still working in retail and selling a product. You are working with people all day long. I would work a seven hour shift and come home completely exhausted and drained. On my days off I couldn't get off the couch. I often felt very overwhelmed and felt like crying. I instantly became this weak person. I didn't feel like myself. I couldn't shake the feeling that it wasn't "real" - like it wasn't real life. I just didn't understand what was wrong with me. I was more

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So a girl goes to a Reiki healer …

September 4, 2013 LifeThoughts  No comments

No, it’s not a start of a joke, there is no punch line.

I went to a Reiki healer the other day to clear some of the blockages and negativity that had manifested within me over the course of the summer, as mentioned in the previous post. I wanted to enter this next era of my life as being a committed writer with clarity, openness to creativity, and positive energy.

Before I go on, I should probably address what a Reiki healer is and what a reiki treatment does exactly.

From Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It is administered by "laying on hands" and is based on the idea that an unseen "life force energy" flows through us and is what causes us to be alive.A treatment feels like a wonderful

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