Elected Angels

Elected Angels

A Story of Grief, Mercy, and Power in the Dawn of the Donald December 8, 2016 — My grief over the election outcome had calmed from the loud roar that halted my breath, to a soft whisper of a slight discomfort in my belly. I had begun the work of relationship repair,...
Compassion Trumps Trump

Compassion Trumps Trump

A psychotherapist reflects on the magic of connection with an unlikely flying companion.  My throbbing head and prickly throat demanded a 2-hour nap for the flight’s first leg. As I settled in to my seat, I smiled down at my neighbor—an elderly woman, with a warm...