Live with Compassion

Few events evoke such sadness and pain as a school shooting. A host of options are currently under debate in the public square. It seems to me, however, that each of these ideas works by suppressing behavior and does nothing to change the underlying health of our society. Is there anything we can do in […]

Unwanted

As a teenager, I often felt invisible and ignored. People didn’t hate me; they just acted like I didn’t exist. As I matured and became more assertive, I encountered more active and aggressive kinds of rejection. People who didn’t even know me would use spiteful words, spread gossip, or refuse to speak with me. Sometimes […]