The many signs of being an Empath – You are not alone.


You may think you’re crazy or just oversensitive, but you might be really an Empath. Here you will find many of the traits and signs of being one. Do you fit them or know someone who does?

Empath Series – Bach Flower Remedies – Why I like them, or is this the Mary Sue of Remedies?


I talk about the Bach Flower Remedies a lot. You might call it an obsession, and perhaps you’d be right. But there is a good reason for that. They do work, and, choosing the right ones can perform what seems like miracles. Going into details about the remedies, and the knowledge I’ve gained, is something…

Best description of depression… or is it the best description of an depressed Empath?


I've seen the below link a number of times touted as the best description of depression. What immediately struck me was it was a very good description of an Empath (a depressed one.) Well worth a look. http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com.au/2013/05/depression-part-two.html Related articles Know an empath? Why not tell them they are one? (xeraphax.wordpress.com) Is Empathy a major…

Q&A – Developing my abilities or I might have been out of my mind.


Should you develop your empath abilities? If you have any topics you want to know more about, please ask. This week's question come from nattietee at (http://lovelightlearn.wordpress.com/) She asked. Have you ever thought or tried to hone your abilities as an empath? I would love to hear more. Thanks Nattietee and that is a really…

Q&A session: Your questions answered


A few people who have responded to the survey on the side bar have asked for a question and answer session. If anyone has a question I have not looked yet, or gotten to yet, please feel free to ask and I will answer to the best of my ability. Topics can range from Empath,…

Healing Depression Series: Bach Flower Remedies (BFR) – Are they a placebo? part 3 or I should have got a modern fuse box installed.


Are they a placebo? Part 3 The thing about the Bach Flower Remedies is that if you choose the wrong ones, you won’t notice changes and then claim they don’t work. The reason behind this is that If you don’t need that remedy, you will not notice anything because everything is already connecting as it…

Is Empathy a major cause of depression?


I've had a question in my mind recently: Do sociopaths get depressed? A Sociopath is someone who is someone lacking in empathy . They give the illusion of being emphatic  but their actions are self serving and rarely benefit others. I know they get upset, anxious, worried and lose sleep over problems that will affect them,…

Healing Depression Series: Bach Flower Remedies or Flower Power.


Bach Flower Remedies – Introduction    I hated being depressed. I hated it so much that I relentlessly pursued and tried everything that I could get my hands on. I tried herbs, psychic healers, meditation, therapies like Reiki and Kinesiology, crystals, aura-light, aura-soma, anti-depressants and just about anything else I could get access to. Each…

Healing Depression Series: You can cure depression or WTF! How dare you say that!


Depression can be cured. Yes, I know that’s a bold statement to make and I also know it will make many people very angry that I even would suggest such a thing. Actually, that anger has always bemused me. The general reaction is: how dare you suggest such a thing! You have not gone through…

Depression series: Melancholy or Why does my heart feel so bad?


It’s only one line, but Moby made it into a whole song and if you’re an Empath, you might well feel that sense of depression when you watch the video. For me, when I first saw this back in the year 2000, it brought out the pain of loneliness and a melancholy so profound that…

Depression series – Diet (part 2) or I am what energies I eat.


Diet - part 2Here are more suggestions of how food may contribute to depression, and avoiding it.Avoid an excess of alcohol.Apart from it not being good for health reasons, an empath can become severely depressed by being tipsy or drunk. It also might leave you more vulnerable to outside astral influences.Balance your alkaline / acidic…

Know an empath? Why not tell them they are one?


There’s a lot to be said about empaths. There are so many about, and it seems that many don’t even know they are one. I have to wonder about how much difference it would make to this world is all the empaths were self-realized. Imagine, for a moment, that there is someone you know who…

Depression Series: – Apathy or I couldn’t be bothered writing this.


Apathy Check List: Do you feel heaviness in your limbs? Do you have trouble getting started on an activity you wish to do but you just don't have the energy? Every movement is an effort, even though you are well rested. Apathy is when you don't really care too much about things. It's a kind…

Depression Series – Anti-depressants or how depressing, they’re screwing me up.


Anti-depressants It's fortunate that depression is finally recognized as a real problem. There are help lines out there, organizations (Where I live, there is one called Beyond Blue, which is a wonderful initiative) and they are developing drugs to help us cope. Medical treatment is still in the early stages, though, in my opinion, but…

Depression Series: – Exhaustion or I’m too tired to read this right now.


Many depressed people have more than just depression going on with them. They also suffer from exhaustion. I’m not talking about the kind of gosh-I've-been-up-all-night-and-I-really-need-to-get-some-rest type of exhaustion, I’m taking about long term, utter weariness, where everything is a struggle and just getting up and facing a new day is a challenge that is almost…