About Friendship

As I have admitted, people and relationships are my kryptonite, so the only way I have been able to understand people (individuals, that is) is through observation followed by interaction. It’s like I’m taking on the role of the famed anthropologist, Jane Goodall, and I am quietly surveilling these highly advanced primates in their naturalContinue reading “About Friendship”

About Pain

I just want to share something that I heard: If you never heal from what hurt you, you’ll bleed on people who never cut you. The woman I loved had been abused in one form or another all of her life. So when I treated her with respect and looked beyond her past to aContinue reading “About Pain”

About Forgiveness – Addendum

When I awoke this morning, I felt free of the burden of anger. I had purged myself of the pain my lost love inflicted upon me and I welcomed the day with renewed hope. Not of the revival of a relationship. No, that proverbial ship has sailed. Rather I am hopeful that what I haveContinue reading “About Forgiveness – Addendum”