Help In Times Of Loss

In 1969, When Elisabeth Kübler-Ross outlined the stages of grief in her book Death and Dying, she greatly contributed to our understanding of the process of emotional healing. The stages of grief can be applied to recovery from many kinds of losses.  She named the stages: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.  In watching myself …

Paradox: My Purse Was Stolen And I Am Celebrating!

This is the backstory: I had a painful reaction to a conversation that I had on Saturday. Nothing hurtful was said to me, but I was weak enough that my logical interpretation of some words spoken uncovered hidden uncertainty and sent me into a tailspin of doubt regarding some important decisions I have felt God …