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RADICAL

The first business card I designed as a new counsellor was light blue and listed four or five areas of counselling in which I had had some experience.  Although I couldn’t recite that exact list to you now, one item on it that I do remember was “Adjustment to radical...

GETTING TO GRATITUDE

When life deals you a harsh blow, feelings of gratitude can go right down the drain.  They’re usually replaced with anger and that’s okay – for a little while.  But not forever!  If you go on being angry too long it becomes destructive and...

DROP BY DROP

  I. THE DECK In the early days of my disability I spent a lot of time sitting on our sun deck.  I had reached the end in my 10 months of physical rehabilitation and was living at home with my parents.  I could have gone farther with my rehab and gotten...

FLOAT

The constant movement of our world doesn’t allow much time to pause when someone we have loved dies.  When my mother left this earth, there was a lot to be done and circumstances being what they were, we had to get right to it.  My brother and his partner at the time...