One day can change the rest of your life. For example, if you were to go out, buy a firearm on the black market, fire it at an innocent person, and murder them, you would most likely be caught by the police and duly punished, being locked away for the rest of your life. Murder, […]
Memory can be both a blessing and a curse. It can be wonderful when it allows us to relive celebrations with loved ones, or recall rights of passage and successful moments in our lives. However, at other times it is a dark shadow that simply won’t stop haunting us. Unwanted memories contained in the unpretentious […]
In the springtime, the fresh flowers that inevitably bloom can brighten our moods, but the rain…it does not have the same effect. It brings the cold with it, and it soaks our moods while it soaks the earth. However, a good bed of flowers is only brought into, and held in this world if we […]
I remember reading one time in a book the proposition that the word “goodbye” is the worst word in the English language. Certainly there are other nasty words in English – like the word “cancer” – but I have to admit, it’s hard to think of a word that carries with it more pain than […]
We all want a sense of belonging. We want there to be at least one other person in the world who belongs to us, and we want to belong to them too. This belonging is not slavery, but rather love, intimacy and security. It’s being home to someone, and having them be home to you. […]
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