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Simplicity. It’s The Answer.

Her stoic silence, a painful pounding in his ears. He never quite understood how someone so fragile could exude such strength.  Life continued. Displaced even though she had a home. … Continue reading

July 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Is It Too Late?

The father looked at his son, the hate in his eyes, a piercing pain – yet he believed that one day he would understand and feel the release that comes … Continue reading

July 18, 2016 · 3 Comments

Reframing the Man

Jack awoke to the slumbering snores of his wife, her hair a tangled mess in her face. Moving slowly, careful not to wake her, he quietly walked across the cold … Continue reading

July 15, 2016 · 1 Comment

Everything Around Me Went Black

Mel’s day was planned to perfection. She instructed her domestic worker to ensure that she washed and ironed all her laundry before the end of the work day. Arriving home … Continue reading

July 12, 2016 · 4 Comments

Moments of Loss & Triumph

These moments were fleeting, but etched in my mind forever. I’m preparing for a board meeting. I’ve just finalized a funding report to the department of social development. My phone … Continue reading

July 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Mom Q & A

 When did you become a mom? In utero 2006, birth 2007.  How many kids do you have and what are their names? Kai = Fun with One  Do you want more children? My … Continue reading

July 9, 2016 · 4 Comments

I Am Vulnerable

I never knew it possible to experience such intense vulnerability until I became a mother. Having the most significant piece of me, my son, out there in a world that … Continue reading

July 6, 2016 · 6 Comments
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