Hard and Meaningful Work
Biography / PTSD / Rape / Recovery

Hard and Meaningful Work

“I was dreading this night. I told myself it was because I didn’t think I could stand to hear some of you talk about your own experiences, but that wasn’t the truth. The truth is, it’s me. It’s me.” Continue reading

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Why the Shadow?
archetypes / Coping / Jung / Psychology / Rape

Why the Shadow?

The name of this blog is The Shadow Aspect. And that’s a symbol, literally and figuratively. Specifically, the “shadow aspect” is the name early psychologist Carl Jung gave to a part of the psyche that is hidden. Sequestered. Often even unknown to the person. And like anything else kept in the dark, it’s there for a reason. Continue reading