A few weeks ago I saw a post by a mom of an autistic child in my blog feed. She was livid about this news out of NYC – about… Read more Greater Than One Percent →
The Context of Crisis Years ago (wow I’ve been writing for a long time) I wrote this blog post that was very popular about what to say/not say do/not do… Read more Respect the Experts: Part Five →
A Trauma Mama is Not A Drama Mama I hope now with the first three parts (One, Two, and Three) of the Respect the Expert Series, that all readers understand… Read more Respect the Experts: Part Four →
Never Better In Part One I covered the serious nature critical congenital heart defects (CCHD) and in Part Two, I addressed the complexity of these birth defects. Congenital Heart Defects… Read more Respect the Experts: Part Three →
I strongly believe every one’s happiness is his/her own responsibility. I can’t make anyone happy except myself, and no one can make me happy except me. I hold that standard… Read more It Can’t be Bought →
Lately, I’ve been feeling low. The past seven months have been a journey to heal myself, and I hit a crossroads recently where the skills I’ve learned were tested and… Read more The Gifts of Perspective and Purpose →
April is a strange month. This April we had twenty-two inches of snow in less than two days. April is full of birthdays, memories, and taxes. April is the time… Read more Seasons Change →
Edited – 12/7/13 – If you’re going to invest the time to read this blog post, please also make time to read this one or read this one first because it’s more recent. In an effort to curb traffic for such an old post, I’m moving the original letter to the “What We Talk About” post. If you really want to read it, it’s an appendix to the good/new stuff.