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David Whyte on Heartbreak

‘…heartbreak is not a visitation, but a path that human beings follow¬†through even the most average life…’ Beautiful, moving, elegiac reflections from David on the meaning and hidden treasures of heartbreak. The writer believes we have an unhelpful cultural tendency … Continue reading

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The Myth of Codependency – Julie Wilson

http://www.southlakeuniontherapy.com/codependency/ Click on the link for this helpful piece. The writer has a particular dislike for the word ‘co-dependency’, used in the culturally prevalent way as a term of abuse for self and/or other – and the accompanying inability to … Continue reading

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David Whyte – The Shell

Click on the link for this beautiful poem – relationship, grief, loss, connection and freedom – on David Whyte’s Facebook page. Palace Gate Counselling Service, Exeter

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