Love & Kindness – All That Really Matter

My brother and his wife adopted a 2 year old girl from Russia 16 years ago. She has been both a joy and a nightmare, often within a single day.  Currently she is leaning towards nightmare, and my brother and his wife spend every day afraid for her.  I spent time with them all yesterday and … Continue reading Love & Kindness – All That Really Matter

The Danger of Hope

Hope In Moderation My ex used to call me Debbie Downer.  He claimed that I always rained on his parade.  It's hard not to  believe things you are told over, and  over, and over, so I believed it.  I was the eternal pessimist, the one afraid to make any type of move, the one questioning … Continue reading The Danger of Hope