You’re Likely Not A 3 Dimensional Person

AUDIO VERSION:     No one wants to go spilling all of their troubles out in a public forum.  Even I don’t want to do that but, what exactly are social media platforms for?  Only the good times, the happy events and photos of smiling people on trips somewhere? This is what I don’t getContinue reading “You’re Likely Not A 3 Dimensional Person”

Can We Be Too Empathetic

I empathize.  Actually, I am an empathy-aholic.  There I’ve said it.  It’s not that I do it on a conscious level.  It comes automatically from somewhere deep inside my brain, I suppose.  I think I have some idea of where it comes from and how I got trained into being this way but, it hasn’tContinue reading “Can We Be Too Empathetic”

When Your Adult Child Becomes Abusive

If your adult child or children were anyone else on this planet, would you allow them the leeway that you are giving to your abusive child or children? Tough question to answer, isn’t it?  Part of that is because we have that “bond” with our child or children as a parent that supersedes any otherContinue reading “When Your Adult Child Becomes Abusive”

Celebrity Deaths Can Help Us

Three celebrities died during August and early September of 2014  Robin Williams, Lauren Bacall and Joan Rivers all passed away within a couple of weeks of one another.  One was barely talked about, another was covered for a couple of days and the other was and still is being talked about.  What made the difference?Continue reading “Celebrity Deaths Can Help Us”

Be Careful What You Tell Yourself

It’s dull and gray with a misty rain today.  It’s also Saturday so, I had the luxury of pulling the covers back up and resting in the idea that there was nothing urgent to be done.  I had the ability to stay in bed another hour or two, which I did. I found myself thinkingContinue reading “Be Careful What You Tell Yourself”