Violence and Abuse

Wearing the Pain

Coping with the emotional extreme of hatred and fear distorted my perception of truth, reality, and compassion.  I learned to deny instead of take responsibility for my actions.  I learned to minimize situations when they concerned other people’s feelings.  I… Read More ›

Hidden Truth

When one perdures the process or course likened to “traveling,”  this is called a journey.  Through my life I have taken many journeys. Through these odysseys, I have acquired a bounty of character traits.   These are the distinguishing qualities… Read More ›

Mending Wall

Something there is that doesn’t love a wall, That wants it down! ~Robert Frost Robert Frost wrote these words that I have read again and again in one of my favorite poems, Mending Wall.  So after careful consideration, I chose mymendingwall… Read More ›