Bomb Shelter

People often make the assumption that parents deserve our utmost respect and attention no matter their shortcomings or misdeeds.  I believe I must be in the minority of people that strongly disagree.  For example, it is my personal opinion that the mere act of giving birth to someone does not make one a true mother.  … 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