Why Are You In Pain?

A Journey Beyond Symptom Management


Category: Emotional Energy

Gungo Pea Soup: Warm Your Soul

Nothing warms the body and soul when you need it, like soup. Today, I’d like to bless you with my personal favorite, Gungo Pea Soup. The Difference Being under quarantine is similar to all those times we were stuck inside during snowstorms in the Midwest. The difference is, it never lasted for several months at a time.  A blizzard might wreak havoc for a day or two, or even a few days. But, the longer Read more…

Is Your Pain Based On Innate Behavior Or Operant Behavior?

Is Your Pain Based On Innate Behavior Or Operant Behavior? Chickens are in rows of pens on nests and their eggs roll out onto a conveyor.

In the previous article, I was trying to find the connection to pain in the concept of preconditioning and a chicken laying eggs. Sounds insane, I know. However, there is a correlation. Chickens Laying Eggs Are Preconditioned I found out that chickens repeatedly lay eggs on farms because they are preconditioned. They have a natural instinct to lay eggs. They have a natural instinct to create a brood.  A natural instinct is an innate behavior, Read more…

How Does Pain Correlate To Chickens Laying Eggs?

How Does Pain Correlate To Chickens Laying Eggs? A black chicken strikes a stately pose.

There were several questions that popped into my mind about chickens, and about chickens laying eggs. I have related pain, to a lot of different things. But, chickens laying eggs?  Yet, after getting a little bit of info on the matter, I began to see a possible connection to a pain-based situation. The question that first popped into my mind was, “Are the chickens laying eggs, upset when people take the eggs from their nests Read more…

How Do Mismanaged Disappointments Cause Pain?

suffer from disappointment

Sometimes pain and problems manifest because of our thoughts about our problems. When something doesn’t go the way we expect it to; we are often greatly disappointed. If you hold on to anger it becomes lethal.

Battling With The Monster Depression

The monster Depression

The Very Frustrating, Teary-eyed, Not Particularly Horrible Day It hasn’t been a particularly good day. Not a horrible day, but not a good day either. As I write this, I’m wiping tears from my eyes. This is truly a rare occasion.  The monster Depression rarely hits me. It takes quite a while, and quite a bit a frustration for me to feel like this. Usually, just like now, it isn’t any one particular thing. It’s Read more…