The Miracle

I had always lived a life without love.  It started early, when my needs were neither acknowledged nor met and I slowly became invisible.  My own feelings scared and startled me because they were not important to those around me.  Slowly, I grew ashamed of even having them.  As a child, I was constantly berated for how … Read more

Crumbs Cannot Feed the Soul

Lately I have been wondering why, in relationships, I have often settled for “crumbs.”  When I go to a bake shop to get a decadent brownie I do not savor the crumbs that fall onto the plate rather than the dessert.  So why do I accept morsels of love rather than abundance? Throughout the years, … Read more