Tag Archives: kindness

Veterans’ Day Thank You

With thanks to the women and men who have fought for our country and who protect us each day. May the citizens of this country find the will to honor their sacrifice by healing our hearts, protecting the weak, and … Continue reading

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Cool Encounter #2

It could have been any toll bridge looming before us in the middle of the night. It was there, standing between what we left behind and where we hoped to be; unseen in the blackness of the night, yet we … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – Cool Encounter #1 Boston

We were sixteen, from a parochial school in Western New York, which had released us onto the city streets in Boston. It was our last day, the tours to The Garden, Rockport, and Faneuil Hall had netted us some plastic memorabilia and a live lobster … Continue reading

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NYC Revisited

I have had the privilege of assisting my daughter as she seeks an apartment, a lifestyle, a home, in New York City.  It is a daunting, overwhelming task. We have not found the place she will call home yet, but … Continue reading

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Wkly Brief – What is Love?

Loving someone with a mental illness has been compared to a rollercoaster ride, a merry-go-round, a broken record. As a loved one spits spite; we listen and still love.  We show up the next day for more of the same.  For me, … Continue reading

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