The Norm

I live in the Portland Oregon area, and it would seem that we are a progressive city. We have gay rights rallys, black lives matter rallys, indiginous people rallys, and we host one of the largest fleet week celebrations – every window and yard has the equality flag proudly displayed. We seem to get upContinue reading “The Norm”

Vulnerability

I was actually going to write on something else, then I found an article in Psychology Today that really struck a chord. The article was written by Dr. James V. Cordova called Exchanging Ows. It is about how, in an intimate relationship with someone, we will do something or say something that causes our partnerContinue reading “Vulnerability”

Affection and Love for Healing.

“To heal is to touch with love that which was previously touched by fear.” Stephen Levine With all of the physical and mental illness that is rampant in our society today, we need something that will ease the pain and give relief. I am talking about love and affection. I wrote on the subject ofContinue reading “Affection and Love for Healing.”