Hi, Natasha! I am glad that you found my post, stopped by, and expressed your honest thoughts about the post. As I have written in my post, I hope that you will find happiness within and not from from others around you.

If I have inspired you with the post, I highly appreciate it if you could help me share the post with others to reach out to more people who need comfort and are struggling because of the lack of having emotional bond between them and their mothers. Thank you very much.

I tried to understand her, though it wasn’t my job at all

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“What’s going on with my talented daughter?” I was caught off-guard when my emotionally absent mother expressed her deep concern for me a few weeks ago through Skype, as I slowly began to walk the route to depression.

At twenty-nine, I had never thought that I would hear those words…

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Your heart and hand should be one when dancing to the music of your words.

Checking one’s self in the most truthful way is vital for writers. Needless to say, writing has become one of the most sought methods to make our ends meet, to put food on the table, to pay our debts, and to make our lives easier.

I’ve been writing professionally for…

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You’re not too old to start anew.

Sitting in my black swivel chair, elbows on my desk, my eyes are glued to the screen. My chest pounds and tightens, the throat feels like choking. While pressing my hands with threaded fingers on my philtrum, I start shaking my head.

Scrolling through my old blog posts from 2014…

Good writing has nothing to do with being a native speaker.

Just because you are a non-native speaker, it doesn’t mean you’re a bad writer. If English is your mother tongue, it also doesn’t mean you’re a good writer.

My friend, Chelsea Terry is a professional editor and proofreader of her own UK-based independent editorial business, Stand Corrected Editing. She will…

Writing has been only source of solace, so there is no way for me let go of it. As I have often expressed in my blog posts and some articles published on LinkedIn, it's my only way to express my thoughts.

Like you, I will strive to continually write until my last breath, until my hands could no longer hold a pen, until my ears turn deaf, until my voice could no longer be heard.

My life could be boring for others. But for me, it's my vocation.

Mecyll Gaspary

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