Is it me, or is there notably less holiday hype this year? I’ve always loved the holiday season, the darker evenings, the wrappings and trim and the anticipation of a celebration followed by a quiet day in. I have also noticed in recent years how quickly December passes. During the first week there’s always that […]
Thank you I love you I miss you Remember that time when…. I’m Sorry!!!
Here are my 10 things: Get a really nice pen. One that feels good in your hand and glides across the page. Pick one with the color you like best. Gel pens come in all sorts of lovely colors. I prefer black ink. Always. Find your signature color and stock up. Get some nice paper. […]
I’ve been looking at old primers on letter writing, everything from Emily Post’s treatise on notes and short letters to a 19th century guide to writing letters to The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s Letter Writing Lesson Plan, all of which give a fascinating look into letter writing etiquette of the past. The rules give insight into […]
In one of my favorite books, The Intention Experiment, Lynne McTaggart tells countless stories about how our intentions shape the world we live in. One of the most fascinating of the narratives was about an experiment, the results of which were published in the British Medical Journal in 2001. Dr. Leonard Leibovici was out […]
I just read this article about My-Linh Le’s path to healing. A child of Vietnamese immigrants, Le grew up in a stressful environment borne of her parents’ trauma from before she was even born. Trauma can be passed down in the genes, and coupled with parental behavior influenced by that trauma affects children causing stress […]
Last night I got an amazing message from Caryl, who had read about the WINTY project. Both heartbreaking and uplifting, Caryl’s story was about her relationship with her father by whom she felt largely rejected, cheated and abandoned. He had never told her that he loved her. In 1994, as her father was being wheeled […]