Ode to Mother

She is worthy of a good name. She is not just the nameless nurturer of Job’s ten children or the temptress of the susceptible masculine identity. She does not reckon herself to be the antagonist to the sometimes fragile male psyche...

Pain Therapy

It is one of the greatest challenges of our humanity to share carrying another’s burden of pain ... if they trust us enough to let us in during such a time. The real opportunity in that moment is to be a listening ear, a loving bosom, and/or a gentle and non-judging caregiver.