Archives for October, 2010

General

Duck Meditation

Several times a week, I go for a walk and I end up at a lake/swamp, Lake Beenyup in Woodvale, where I feed the ducks.  It’s one of the many lake walks I do around the Perth metropolitan area.

It’s a form of self-soothing, quality me-time...
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Boundaries

The Raging Controversy of Butter and Lettuce

I am writing a review on a book about Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) for Psych Central and I came across a most curious incident.  Someone with BPD had an extremely strong adverse reaction and went into emotional anaphylactic shock when a family member asked her at the dinner table to “pass the butter, please.”

Now when most people say, “pass the butter, please,” it means they want to use the butter in...
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