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Did You Hear That Sound?!

What's the sound of happy??...song?! What's the sound of hope?...laughter?! What the sound of fear?...scream?! What the sound of smart?!...Silence?? What's the sound of warmth?...gentle, ocean breeze?! What's the sound of motion?!...honk?!

2 people can "listen" to 1 same thing and "hear" entirely different thing(s)...as in 1,2,3,#4,5,6,7,8, Listening, hearing, expressing, is so subjectively/ambiguously fascinating!:)

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Bipolar

Mi..am..i.

Greetings from downtown Miami!:) i am in Miami w/Hubby and Kids at the 2013 DBSA Conference.

About the DBSA:

"The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) is the leading peer-directed national organization focusing on the two most prevalent mental health conditions, depression and bipolar disorder. DBSA provides hope, help, support, and education to improve the lives of people who have mood disorders through peer-based, wellness-oriented, empowering services and resources available when people need them,...
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Partners In Wellness with Joan Winifred

Dance, Dancer, Dancing

Do you like to dance? i LOVE and music. Movement and dance is just an aspect of my natural expression of emotions, thinking, living, 's like breathing, eating, reading and writing for me.

My girls and i are bouncing around the house all the exercise. Hubby's used to think!:) Actually, what one would call a living no couches or just a wide-open room for us. (i'm kinda a minimalist at an...
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Green Tea Therapy TV with Joan Winifred

THANK YOU for accepting my invitation!:) Tea for Two-me and You!

How is Your day going?? Would You like a cup of tea? Green, White, Black, Oolong, Herbal? Sweetened? Unsweetened?

Oh, You may prefer coffee. SORRY, not me, i'm a tea drinker. (Though, i do like coffee-flavored ice cream, go figure.)

I enjoy Green Tea with lemon and honey or black cherry/berry tea for me. I brew tea 't read...
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Partners In Wellness with Joan Winifred

Blue Hoodie, Black Jeans & Brain Books: Clothing the Body, Clothing the Mind

Blue hoodie, black , books, books and more more does one really need??...

(a bottle of wild cherry water?)...hunckered down during Tropical storm Andrea and Tornado warning/watch at my local library.

We make certain clothing choices (when it comes to extreme weather) to protect our body. With what do we protect our mind? How do we clothe it? and why?

Extreme weather does affect one's mental well-being. Keeping kids calm is a challenge when they hear scary weather reports by try...
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Partners In Wellness with Joan Winifred

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A post: a bout: P.arlaying paralyzing A.nguishing angst I.ntensifying intensity N.umbing numbness!...yeah, You're right!...i write a bunch of me: how do you write past the pain? or to the pain? or away from it? some embrace YOU? how do i hold a porcupine close and NOT bleed?...carefully. As in (about it or for it) FULLY-- only 2 words?!

This post is dedicated to ALL...
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