Grief: When Life Feels Too Hard to Keep Going

Grief: When Life Feels Too Hard to Keep Going

I met Diane when I was in elementary school.  She was a fairly unremarkable figure in my life, then she was just the mother of one of my classmates.  Even though I would see her often through the 12 years of my schooling, she was always just one of the other...

In Which I Saw Myself

Do you remember that stunning moment of clarity when you finally SAW yourself? I mean REALLY saw yourself? I don’t mean when you perused yourself in the mirror, inspecting make up and plucking stray hairs.  I don’t even mean checking to see whether...