The Evolution of Hope

Before we are even born, there is much hope; hope that the first trimester passes without incident, hope that kicks will be felt, hope that the child will not be cursed with the family nose and hope for a safe … Read More

10 (somewhat) Secret Sources of Grief

Grief. It’s there when someone dies, and that’s perhaps the first type we think of when we think of it. Funerals, flowers, and deep sorrow. But there are many other kinds. With every beginning and ending, there is grief. It’s … Read More

Beginnings, Endings and Celebrations

I’m going to just come out and say it. Actually, I’m going to yell it: I THINK WE SHOULD PAUSE AND CELEBRATE A LOT MORE THAN WE DO. For various reasons, things end: loved ones die, we pass courses, we … Read More