Sherrie Hurd, A.A.

About Sherrie Hurd, A.A.

Sherrie Hurd is a professional writer and artist with over 20 years of experience. She is an advocate for mental health awareness and nutrition. Sherrie studied Psychology, Journalism, and Fine Arts at Memphis College of Arts and received an Associate's degree in Marketing from Northeast Mississippi College. She has been published on websites like Medium.com and is an author of a full-length non-fiction novel "Innocence Lost: A Little Girl's Life Changed Forever" and a collection of short stories "Tormented Blue". Sherrie spends most of her time giving life to the renegade thoughts. As the words erupt and form new life, she knows that she is yet again free from the nagging persistence of her muse.

How to Get Over Depression After a Breakup and Move on with Your Life

By |2018-11-01T20:33:16+03:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Depression after a breakup is common. When you’ve become accustomed to being in a relationship, change can be almost unbearable. I think depression after a breakup is one of the deepest and darkest forms emotions. There’s hurt, insecurities, confusion and a lingering sense of hope that the relationship can be rekindled. Most often than not, there is no going back, and depression after a breakup becomes something that eventually strengthens you. Getting through this troubling time Getting over a breakup is never easy. In fact, some say

10 Moving Forward Quotes That Will Inspire and Motivate You

By |2020-03-25T20:42:30+03:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: Inspirational, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nothing helps you heal and stay motivated for moving forward in life like quotes. You can find wisdom from uplifting and empowering words such as these. I used to find motivational quotes to be corny and of no use. Boy, was I wrong about that? No matter how deep I Plummeted into depression, the right quote could shed a bit of light into my dark world. Yes, I guess I’m sounding pretty corny myself about right now, but I’m telling the truth. Quotes have the

6 Instances When Taking a Break in a Relationship Is a Good Idea

By |2019-03-14T01:00:54+03:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , |

Taking a break in a relationship is not what anyone really wants to do. However, there are some situations that can be improved by doing so. Being in a relationship can be fulfilling and beautiful. Sometimes, on the other hand, relationships can be stormy and filled with resentment. Taking a break in a relationship can actually improve your union in many ways. It doesn’t mean you’re breaking up, on the contrary. Taking a break in a relationship just means you need a bit of space

Ikigai: The Japanese Concept That Will Change Your View of Life

By |2020-02-22T18:45:59+03:00October 17th, 2018|Categories: Inspirational, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , |

Ikigai, or “reason for being”, is a Japanese term which, like western beliefs relates to realizing your passion. How do you discover Ikigai? Unfortunately, for some people, it takes decades of their life to realize their reason for existence. Finding our purpose in life, helps us, not only enjoy our lives more but helps to benefit others now and when we are gone. The Japanese have a word for this, and it’s called Ikigai. This term not only means the search for our purpose but

8 Unusual First Date Ideas Perfect for Hopeless Romantics

By |2020-02-22T13:35:51+03:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , |

Traditional dates are great, but why not try some unique first date ideas to liven things? Unusual dates help you get to know someone faster. It’s been a while since I went on a “first” date, but I will admit, I’ve been on a few unusual ones. First date ideas can range from movies to walks in the park, and those are just the ordinary ones. What we’re after here are the more unique versions, the strange encounters, and fun-filled adventures. These first date ideas are

6 Signs You Have Dismissive Avoidant Attachment and How It Affects Your Relationships

By |2020-02-16T21:32:46+03:00October 4th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

The dismissive avoidant attachment personality is more common in today’s relationships than we may think. Are you this type of person? As I read about this behavior, I started to realize more and more that this could be me, well, at least some of the characteristics. I started to notice the After failed relationships and marriages, I began to pull away from intimacy and build the world of “me” as a security blanket. Yes, I could have a dismissive avoidant attachment, and I am not

What Makes People Happy? 8 Studies That May Change Your View of Happiness

By |2019-08-12T00:33:05+03:00September 29th, 2018|Categories: Inspirational, Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Happiness has various meanings for different people. It’s not always easy to understand what it is that makes people happy. What made me happy as a child has changed a bit now that I’m an adult. Well, ice cream still makes me happy, and so does splashing my feet in cool water. But, there are many other things which have changed me between then and now, and in turn, changed the way I see happiness. Now, I believe the things which make me happy are

How to Make a Good First Impression with These 7 Science Backed Hacks

By |2019-07-03T19:46:31+03:00September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

The way someone sees you for the first time means so much. That’s why learning how to make a good first impression is so important. Whether it’s for a new job or a social event, a good first impression leaves your company with a long-standing view of you. It doesn’t matter how you appear the second or third meeting. They will always remember their first introduction, and this is the image that tends to last. Science proves first impressions matter It’s no mystery that the