I was thirty-one before I got married. As I walked down the aisle of the little chapel in Yosemite on my wedding day, I wore the wedding gown I designed when I was only eight years old. My father [ Read More ] about Finding Our Way in Relationships: Dating or Marriage? Polyamory or Monogamy?
Last week a male friend shared with me that since #MeToo he is confused and uncertain on dates. Should he initiate the first kiss? Although in the past he would have felt fine kissing his date, now he [ Read More ] about Is This a Scary Time for Men?
Has anyone ever told you that you feel “too much?” Are you sometimes overwhelmed by the pain in the world? Over the years, did you learn to avert your eyes so others wouldn’t feel [ Read More ] about For Old Soul Empaths Like Me
When did you first hear those words? I can’t tell you how old I was or what I was doing when I first heard my mother direct those words at me. Had I peed my pants? Or perhaps hit my sister? Or [ Read More ] about Shame On You!!
I think every one of us has an amazing story inside of us. I would bet that you have lived through some incredible, even shocking, life events. But most of us keep our most poignant stories to [ Read More ] about The Stories We Don’t Tell
This is where I grew up. When I was a preteen and an adolescent, the trailer wasn't so grungy. But the trees weren't so lush and green either. That shed in the background is where I raised fifty baby [ Read More ] about Living a Shameless Life