This image was shared by one of our members with the comment, “I walk by this shop sometimes and wonder if I could go in an just get a new non-toxic set.” I had a lovely little giggle at that.
The Healing Power Of Humor
Sometimes, when we get so involved in our story, we forget that humor can be a great source of relief. I know abuse is a serious topic, and has some serious consequences for victims. So should we make jokes about that? Maybe not. But making the abuser into a punchline is totally acceptable, and even recommended
She thinks she is hot shit on a silver platter, but she is just a cold turd on a paper plate
I often say, “I can either curl up in the corner and cry, or laugh until my belly hurts.” I would much, much rather do the latter.
Everyone has a family tree, but I have a cactus full of pricks.
Every single Swan I have met has a wicked sense of humor. Seriously. It is a survival strategy. If not only for that reason, we have included a Healing With Humor board to our Pinterest account.
Laugh Your Heart Out
Honestly a good laugh truly is the best medicine. Just think how elated you feel after a having a good laugh at some stand-up comedy or a night out with friends.
Humor heals, and humor connects.
When you find people who not only tolerate your quirks, but celebrate them with cries of “me too!”,
be sure to cherish them. Because those weirdos are your tribe
So my lovely tribe, let’s have a laugh at the expense of the bullies and the abusers. If we cannot beat them, let us at least laugh at their pettiness and idiocy. Deal?