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Acute Stress

Dangerous Transitions: Emotional Crime Scenes #18

"There is not any present moment that is unconnected with some future one. The life of every man is a continued chain of incidents, each link of which hangs upon the former. The transition from cause to effect, from event to event, is often carried on by secret steps, which our foresight cannot divine, and our sagacity is unable to trace. Evil may at some future period bring forth good; and good may bring...
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Acute Stress

Crime Scene Map: Emotional Crime Scenes #17

"Your memory is a monster; you forget - it doesn't. It simply files things away. It keeps things for you, or hides things from you - and summons them to your recall with will of its own. You think you have a memory; but it has you!" ~ John Irving, "A Prayer for Owen Meany"

In the last blog on emotional crime scenes, we looked at differentiating. There are many more categories of crime scenes,...
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Acute Stress

Differentiating Between Crime Scenes: Emotional Crimes Scenes #16

"I became what I am today at the age of twelve, on a frigid overcast day in the winter of 1975. I remember the precise moment, crouching behind a crumbling mud wall, peeking into the alley near the frozen creek. That was a long time ago, but it's wrong what they say about the past, I've learned, about how you can bury it. Because the past claws its way out. Looking back...
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