There are days when I sit here in front of a blank screen page and wonder why the heck I’m writing anything. That’s especially true when there are such few readers for the pieces that I do put up. It’s even more apparent that after writing a blog for 7 years, the stats are soContinue reading “Who Cares?”
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 itContinue reading “Why Positive Thinking Is Not A Miracle Worker Even With Estrangement”
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.
Estrangement is a form of taking and walking away in a lot of cases. I have an adult estranged child and I’ve been trying to fill her void with those who I have had in my life. I’ve met with brick walls and, it’s hit me like a bucket of cold water that no oneContinue reading “Why Estrangement Is A Form of Taking”
Are you choosing to remain a victim of your adult child’s or children’s choice to estrange themselves from you? What you can do about it.
Humorous look at estranged adult children, why they do it, what parents did and parenting an estranged adult child.
Parable: There was a woman who found a snake by the side of the road, half dead. Not being able to pass by something alive and allow it to die, she picked the snake up, took it home and nursed it lovingly back to health. One day while gardening, the woman had carried the snakeContinue reading “Snakes Bite No Matter What You Do!”
A lot of us tend to want to follow celebrities, where they are, what they’re doing, what they look like now and in general, we tend to follow their lives. In short, we can often come to think of them as friends or ours, idols and even up to the rankings of “gods” in someContinue reading “What Makes Us Follow Celebrities?”
When someone estranges themselves from others when there’s no abuse or neglect, it’s often because their histories have been re-written or someone else is behind it all. Parents are not the ones to blame in these cases.