The Hip Hypnotist: Pat Collins

By Paula Bianchi – During the late 80’s, I went on my first girl’s road trip with my sister-in-law, Lily, my husband’s cousin, Sara, and her friend, Ann, to Reno, Nevada. It was my first time playing the slot machines and watching other people gamble. I told myself before I left that I was going […]

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Metaphysical: Spirits/Ghosts (Part 3)

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By Paula Bianchi – As you read this, you may feel a compulsion to leave, or hear an inner voice telling you not to read this. If so, then you’re the one I’m writing this for. Keep reading till the end of the article. You may find…

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Lucy in the Afterlife: My Funeral (Part 2)

By Paula Bianchi – Lucy couldn’t believe her eyes. She was surprised to see every pew was packed with her family and friends, so much so, that some had to stand in the back of the room. The sun poured through a stained-glass window sending its colors dancing around the room. What was more shocking […]

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Mind Games: Acceptance

By Paula Bianchi – The most important psychological tool I learned to use from therapy was: acceptance. Without it, I never would have moved on from my tortured past. I say tortured in the sense of dealing with my own thoughts and emotions about being molested when I was a kid. It’s indescribable the thoughts, […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: My Funeral (part 1)

By Paula Bianchi – Lucy’s vision slowly began to clear as she began to recognize the decorations in her living room with their familiar shades of earth tones. She was also acutely aware she was not alone. “We’ve all been so worried about you, Lucy.” Ava rushed to her side. Lucy found herself standing in […]

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Mind Games: Lying

By Paula Bianchi – Lying has got to be the most important lesson we’ll learn while we’re here. With every opportunity we have to lie, we have an equal opportunity not to lie. Many of the mind games we play in our heads, come from lies. Whether they’re our own lies or lies told by […]

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Lucy in the Afterlife: I'm Dead

By Paula Bianchi – “I don’t feel like I’m dead.” Lucy said, as Ava guided her tall frame over to the staircase. “That’s because you’re not dead in a spiritual sense. We continue on without our Earthly bodies. This is our true reality.” Ava gently urged Lucy to sit.  The sound of mournful tears echoed […]

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