Amazing Grace

  • By Teresa Pitt Green
  • July 4, 2021

Adopting a stray dog is many things, including a self-healing for survivors of abuse. To be able to offer safety and affirmation to a timid and anxious creature has an astounding effect on the little beast — and one the hurt within us, too. Adopting a dog during the...

Grieving My Dog

  • By Teresa Pitt Green
  • September 29, 2020

Grief is on the mind and heart lately, with a fresh new intensity, as I let go of my dog Finnegan Quinn after his recent death. It occurs to me that grief is the nature of life in a fallen world. It is also the nature of recovery from...

When My Dog Died

  • By Teresa Pitt Green
  • September 13, 2020

RIP Finnegan Quinn June 22, 2012 to September 4, 2020 17 Pound Force of Chaos Indomitable Clown, Master Cuddling Champ Well Done, Little Beast. I Return Your to Your Creator with Gratitude, Humility, and Grief. Finnegan Quinn, my emotional support dog, died suddenly last week following my first Spirit...

Un-distant Connections

  • By Spirit Fire
  • October 9, 2017

By Sooz Jeson Last December I lost a close friend who had suffered from Lupus for years. Last July I had to say goodbye to a dear friend who moved to the other side of our continent. A day later, I laid down my beautiful sweet cat Lily for...

Join Our Outreach

  • By Spirit Fire
  • September 1, 2016

JOIN OUR OUTREACH By Mike Hoffman, Founder Thank you for your interest in the Healing Voices newsletter. Giving a voice to survivors of childhood sexual abuse is vital to the healing process. This edition is our fifth, and I feel so proud to be associated with the Founders and others who...