Several years ago, as I was settling in for a Friday “family movie night” with my husband and kiddos, clad in cozy loungewear, contacts..
During a basketball awards banquet my senior year of high school, Coach Roberts stood up in front of a crowded room to share the story of..
Recently, I read a blog that asked women what “having it all” means to them.
Realizing that “having it all” means different things to..
Like a fine piece of art, an image of my parents has recently been hung in my mind. They are standing on a dark rocky platform on the..
Two weeks before starting my senior year in high school, my best friend Anne and I invested the bulk of a day at the mall, shopping our..
I began dreaming of becoming a mother when I was 12-years old or so. I realize, now, that it had to have been quite terrifying for my..
Several years ago, my parents gave my son, Christopher, a gift certificate to the pet store so he could choose a hamster for Christmas...
He was a perplexingly beautiful human and I studied his femininely edged eyes and lips as he spoke of his life’s work as a successful..
I have always heard the expression, “You never really know what is going on in someone’s life.” I didn’t comprehend the magnitude of that..
“Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It’s a relationship between equals. Only when we know our own..