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They Deserve True Love Even if it Means Leaving Us ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Compassion, Emotionally Unavailable, Empowerment, Forgiveness, Healing, Marriage, Relationships & Love, Self-Love, Sex & Intimacy 0 Comments

Nicholas Sparks once wrote, “You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts people you love.” This is a difficult article for me to write. But as a writer, …

Accept Them As They Are Or Walk Away ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Boundaries, Breakups & Endings, Compassion, Empowerment, Healing, Self-Love 0 Comments

Part of opening ourselves up to love means being vulnerable and letting people in. In doing this, we take the risk of getting hurt. None of us who have deeply and passionately loved another person has gotten off scot-free from …

7 Ways To Stop Breaking Your Own Heart ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Boundaries, Compassion, Empowerment, Energy Healing, Healing, Relationships & Love 0 Comments

How many times have we said out loud, “He/she broke my heart,” or “It breaks my heart when…”? The truth is: we break our own hearts. This is a painful truth to face. I’ve lost count how many times my own …

Stop Trying So F*cking Hard To Be Happy Or You’ll Miss Out On This

Dina Strada Clearing Negativity, Compassion, Empowerment, Health & Wellness, Inspiration, Spirituality 0 Comments

“In each of us lie good and bad, light and dark, art and pain, choice and regret, cruelty and sacrifice… No one can live in the light all the time.” ~Libba Bray The illusion of happiness is just that.  It’s …