Criticism never built a house, wrote a play, composed a song, painted a picture, or improved a marriage.
We, the ones who are challenged, need to be heard. To be seen not as a disability, but as a person who has, and will continue to bloom. To be seen not only as aContinue reading
The expectation that we “get over” or “move on” from a profound loss or crisis is not only unrealistic, but it may even be harmful in its call to amputate grief rather than integrate itContinue reading
I developed a policy about people who criticize how I handle caregiving issues and the decision I make as a caregiver: The length of time I will listen to someone criticize is in direct proportionContinue reading
Losing a loved one is torture, especially for those left behind. They say time heals all wounds. It doesn’t. It just patches a broken heart. It doesn’t get any easier over time. You just learnContinue reading
Let us not be afraid to help each other – let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a PresidentContinue reading