This Is How To Hold The Burden of Depression ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Depression, Forgiveness, Health & Wellness 0 Comments

Published by Elephant Journal ~ December 6, 2016 I come from a family of extremely positive people. The glass is half full. Somebody else always has it much harder than you, so don’t complain. It could be much worse, so …

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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 …

The Apology That Never Comes, How to Find Closure & Move On ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Forgiveness, Letting Go 0 Comments

  Love becomes a lot easier when you learn to accept the apology you never got. ~ Robert Brault Saying, “I’m sorry. I was wrong.” is not easy for people. We all believe that we’re right about whatever the particular …