Category Archives: Self-Compassion

  1. Peace for those with Empty Arms (Unforced Rhythms Linkup)

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    December 8, 2014 by Beth Hess

    Empty arms carry some of the heaviest weight. Maybe it’s Distance. Divorce. Depression. Deployment. Death. A relationship unreconciled. A wound …
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  2. a person I used to be

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    November 24, 2014 by Beth Hess

    The tattered remains of tissues rest in my lap. Another clenched in my fist. My young world has turned on …
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  3. For When I Tap my Toes & Trust the Driver (Word of the Week)

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    November 16, 2014 by Beth Hess

    In the days before SUVs and seat-belt laws, I spent my days in the back of a station wagon. Exploring …
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  4. For When He Pushes Past my Resistance and Holds Me Close (Word of the Week)

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    November 9, 2014 by Beth Hess

    I did not expect anger to be the first feeling to find its way past the numbness. As the pumice stone …
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  5. My Most Important Interview Ever (Word of the Week)

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    November 2, 2014 by Beth Hess

    I have never really understood the phrase, “Know it like the back of your hand.” Because I have no idea what …
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  6. 31 Days Sugar Sober Recap (Get caught up on the whole series in under 10 minutes)

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    November 1, 2014 by Beth Hess

    I have been so very blessed by those who stuck with me on this 31-Day blogging and Sugar Sober journey. …
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  7. The End of the Beginning. And the Beginning of The End. (Day 31: Sugar Sober Series)

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    October 31, 2014 by Beth Hess

    “What size shirt do you need for the event?”  I cringe at the question. Not only because it feels vulnerable …
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