On the Contrary (when life doesn’t go your way)

Sometimes things just don’t go my way. The bus driver doesn’t stop for me. The local store runs out of my favorite cereal. My kids come to class acting like they just did shots of espresso. Sometimes even bigger things happen…

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Isolation

I sometimes struggle with feelings of isolation. Often there is a simple cause: physical distance from friends, not seeing many people because of sickness or busyness. But once the feeling takes hold of me, I sometimes generalize it and start to see my whole life through that lens. When I view my interactions with people through […]

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