Monthly Archives: February 2014

Humans of New York: Mr Tejada We liked this Facebook story/picture (click on the title to follow the link). We can most of us remember a Mr Tejada somewhere along the line, and how much difference that person made. So … Continue reading

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The Conflict

Introduction Eighteen months ago, a conflict erupted in our service. It did not relate to our client work. In this vast, complex and messy battle, there has been no complaint by any client of this service, or any client off … Continue reading

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Sting: Fragile & James Baldwin: The Fire Next Time

“I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.” James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time

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Alanis Morissette: ‘I would be good’ (Jagged Little Pill)

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Justina Pelletier: Update Here’s an update on more recent events, and here is our original post from last year:- https://palacegatecounsellingservice.wordpress.com/2013/12/28/justina-pelletier-case-shows-that-psychiatric-power-is-out-of-control-ted-chabasinski/ The new article includes a moving/relevant last line in her father’s words:- “The system has failed,” Lou said. “I am … Continue reading

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A Letter to my Son about Porn: Harriet Pawson & Cindy Gallop for TED Thanks to Katheryn Trenshaw on Facebook for this link. I have today updated this post in a few respects (1 May 2015). The direct path is … Continue reading

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Traditional Lakota Prayer

Traditional Lakota Prayer Great Spirit, Great Mystery, teach me how to trust my heart, my mind, my intuition, my inner knowing, the senses of my body, the blessings of my spirit. Teach me to trust these things so that I … Continue reading

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