Tag Archives: acceptance

In the Quiet Spaces

some people when they hear your story. contract. others upon hearing your story, expand. and this is how you know  ~ Nayyirah Waheed   It’s been over seven months since I came out.   Long enough to cry a few … Continue reading

Posted in Big Thinks, Me Myself And I, My Kids | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Common Good

I’m not what you’d call a “political” person. So it makes me a bit uneasy to post about a “political” topic, but as a writer, when the muse calls… it’s best not to let that one go to voice mail. … Continue reading

Posted in Big Thinks, We Are Family | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Political Upheaval

It’s that time again. Time to watch the candidates go at it. Time for everyone to take sides. Time for those so inclined to declare, “I’m right. You’re wrong.” When we’re in the heart of an election year, a little … Continue reading

Posted in Big Thinks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Home Churching

We joke about “home churching” our kids when friends ask us about our religious beliefs. “Home churching is a lot like home schooling,” we explain. “Except that diagramming sentences takes a back seat to God.” But a quick conversation with … Continue reading

Posted in Big Thinks | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments