True Love is Acceptance

Next month me and my ol’ lady celebrate our 13th Anniversary. Looking around me at the other couples we know gives me the feeling that 13 years is actually quite an accomplishment. I won’t pretend there wasn’t ever any problems, or that we didn’t ever break up for a little while, or that there weren’t times … Continue reading True Love is Acceptance

Compassion for the Less Fortunate, for the Undeserving, and for Yourself

com·pas·sion (kəm-păsh′ən) n. Deep awareness of the suffering of another accompanied by the wish to relieve it. I have always been a naturally sensitive and compassionate person, sometimes to a fault. I feel the ills of the world as if they were my own and walk through life feeling alone in it. It hurts me … Continue reading Compassion for the Less Fortunate, for the Undeserving, and for Yourself