Beautiful Minds is about the mental health of survivors of traumatic events of any kind. I write from the knowledge I gain through reading articles, books, watching documentaries, and from my own intuition derived from living with Post-traumatic Stress Syndrome for many decades. We invite you to use this site as a way to share with others and join us on this journey of discovery as together we light the way.🔥

When Did the Sky Turn Blue

When Did the Sky Turn Blue?

Cover Image Credit: Crater Lake, Oregon, United States Blue is found primarily in nature – in the light blue of the afternoon sky and in the deep variations of hue in a deep

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Control is an Illusion of Our Minds

The illusion of control of one’s environment, be it things or people, is fear based, not love based. It will wear away at the soul of the controller until they are only a shadow of what they might have been. This behavior always has the same ending. It always fails.

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Quotes by Women I Admire

Quotes by women are not the easiest to find. It’s indicative of the imbalance that still exists in most places in the world between the sexes. Nevertheless, for inspiration, I look for quotes

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Let it go! Seriously? What does that mean?

Let It Go; What does that mean?

I hear this phrase frequently. It seems to be a catch-all for unanswerable questions that come up in therapeutic settings. It’s also a cop-out used casually by people who don’t want to deal with the issue at hand. I can’t count the number of times I’ve been told, “just let it go!” Wouldn’t it be amazing if it were that easy?

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