People Power

Why does positive energy from others help the sick? Not too long ago, my mother had neurosurgery on her neck and spine.  It sounded scary and it was.  My mother isn’t one who normally panics about things, even big things, … Continue reading

Samaritans: An Endangered Species

Why don’t more people offer help to others? Not very long ago I had a bad case of food poisoning.  Maybe at one time or another you’ve been in the same unfortunate position, dealing with diarrhea and nausea simultaneously.  If … Continue reading

Being Sensitive to the Sensitive

Why isn’t the condition of the Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) more publicized? Nowadays, we’re thankfully more aware of people with different ailments and conditions that once went unrecognized and were quickly dismissed.  Kids who couldn’t concentrate in school were considered … Continue reading

In Their Shoes

Why are we afraid or uncomfortable around people who are different from us? I read an article on CNN.com this morning about a 31-year old woman who was born with a condition that made her face malformed, and despite numerous … Continue reading

In a Youthful State of Mind

Why do we think we’re younger than we actually are? Last weekend, my fiance and I moved into our recently acquired home.  Although I’m new to co-habitating with a member of the opposite sex (other than my father), I’m not … Continue reading