Hug the Mother

Hug the Mother

I waited for my friend on her front step while she spoke to a neighbour on the sidewalk in front of me. I could hear pieces of conversation depending on how strongly the wind blew. And the breeze was a blessing. Heat had settled in. The sun was nearly a summer...
#1 Tip on How Not to Go Insane This Holiday Season

#1 Tip on How Not to Go Insane This Holiday Season

Nope, it’s not booze. This tip you already know.  It’s a dusty old notion sitting in the back  cupboard of your own inner wisdom.  I heard it at a 12-step meeting and was like: “Oh right!” So what is it?  Here goes… Let people be who they...
You Are Relieved

You Are Relieved

After so long in the dark, you have brought it to the light.  This weight, this burden…you have set it down, revealed it and you have asked to be relieved.  You are relieved.  It is no longer your duty to carry this secret.  In fact, it never was. A truth hidden...