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posted at joinonelove.org When many people hear that someone is in an unhealthy or abusive relationship, their first question is, “Why don’t they leave?” If you’ve never been through an abusive relationship, this sort of response might seem logical. Just throw the deuces up and move on with your life – right? But here’s the […]
Posted by Nisha Moodley At the airport one recent morning, I heard a flustered mother say to her child, “I’m not going to give you any breakfast unless you stop crying.” My heart sank. As a mother myself, I can empathize with how intensely frustrating parenting can be at times. But I also imagined what […]
Posted by Kenmari Howell In 2003, my best friend and first love killed himself. He would have turned 39 on Flag Day. He did it because he wanted to see more of his newborn son and his ex wouldn’t let him, so he shot himself. His death didn’t punish his ex—it punished his son and […]
Posted by Dave Ursillo “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson The past does not define us; what does is only what we choose to be. We are slaves to the past only by our choosing. For it is only […]
Retrieved from http://fosteringperspectives.org/fpv18n1/know.htm Annette and her daughter, June, were walking into the store. Suddenly June froze. Her body was rigid with fear. She refused to take another step and in a shaky voice asked to leave. On the way home she cried quietly, unable to explain. After that day, Annette made an effort to […]