Welcome to My Blog!
Self-pity constantly rears its ugly head and we have to learn how to slay it to be a more resilient person. There are multiple steps we can take to conquer its seductive allure. In the fall of 1982, now paralyzed and rolling into a new normal, I found...read more
Remington Woof! 2015-2019 The MagicI was fortunate to have grown up in a home where love, support, and a healthy family system produced confident kids. For the majority of my developmental years we lived in Orange, California, whose neighboring city,...read more
It is a paralyzing moment when trauma and loss shocks then freezes our minds and bodies into a zombie-like existence. Our equilibrium is shattered and life comes undone; whether it is the loss of a job, or worse, the loss of a loved one.Suffering is...read more
Where is God in our Suffering? Welcome to my inaugural bi-monthly blog called Turning Setbacks into Comebacks. I hope to combine my thoughts (and those far more brilliant than I) around the topics of suffering and loss, strength and resilience. In a short...read more
Love the McDonald's commercial for the Ronald McDonald's House Charities. Little kids are on a school bus looking inside their "Happy Meals". One cute kid quips, "There's something NEW inside your happy meal; it's called Hope". "Hope," one kid asks. "I don't see any...read more