Adults estranging from parents are like giant temper tantrums thrown by adults. Their demands weren't met so, they walk away. Why parents are wrestling with this idea.
I feel like we all as parents, need to be "Norma Rae". Where's my table to stand upon and shout out to all that we need to stand up and scream out that we've had enough of bull? That's what this is all about, pure bull. For few adults in this life, there's little reason... Continue Reading →
I know that there's pain and hurt behind the anger on both sides of the story and yet, I've been getting a flurry of comments, emails and notes from those who have estranged themselves from their parents and, or families. It's sad to say the least to hear some of their stories as some of... Continue Reading →
When you walk away from someone or many people, you're walking away for possibly ever. Remember that what matters now to you may not be the same down the road. Things change as do people. Life goes on with or without you no matter how powerful you may think that you are at the moment... Continue Reading →
By now, much of the television old world, already knows that actress, Valerie Harper of "Mary Tyler Moore" and it's spin-off series, "Rhoda" fame has lost her battle with cancer and has died at the age of 80 years of age. It's taken me a week or more to write about her passing because it... Continue Reading →
Wondering why your adult has estranged from you is like wondering why the sky isn't purple polka dotted. One cannot use rational thinking to deal with irrationality.
When you no longer serve a purpose to someone, you walk alone. Words from Actress, Shirley MacLaine that prove that people take what they want but, walk away when it doesn't suit them or their needs nor, expectations. Sad. Estrangement is a form of taking and walking away in a lot of cases. I have... Continue Reading →