Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

The Heartache of Lonely Women

When unwanted solitude is unbearable

Photo by Dmitry Schemelev on Unsplash

No one knows the blues like lonely women do. ~ Laura Nyro

Ever since childhood, the specter of loneliness haunted me. Being held hostage in the house for months at a time by my schizophrenic mother interfered with nourishing my needs for companionship and play. It also made it impossible to cultivate socialization skills…

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Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW

Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW

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Therapist, Coach & Author. Complex Trauma & Addiction. Dual citizen 🇺🇸 🇨🇦 World traveler, love art and nature. I appreciate the absurd. Sheritherapist.com