Has a Piece of Your Soul Been Squelched?

Has a Piece of Your Soul Been Squelched?

Once upon a time, I was happily conversing with an imaginary friend when the neighbor boy snuck up and overheard me. Since he was two years older and so very much wiser, he pointed out (gleefully) how foolish and childish it was to talk to people who were not actually there. Despite my tender years, […]

Aging Gracefully is the Gift of Becoming Yourself

Aging Gracefully is the Gift of Becoming Yourself

Lately, I have been musing about things like growing older, the real inner me, and how can I age with chutzpah, but graceful chutzpah! Would that we knew our authentic self when we are young, but I think it takes some ageĀ before we know who we really are. Then, some of us never hear the […]

When There’s No Place to Hide

When There’s No Place to Hide

At the risk of causing a popular Disney song to be stuck in your head for months, I have to say this: “Conceal. Don’t feel. Don’t let them know.” Of course, the movieĀ Frozen is popular in our house. We have a 7-year-old daughter, and while “Let It Go” is overplayed and overused, its words are […]