Permission to Be Happy and Hope

The first time I ‘willingly’ went to a counselor, I was 28 years old. (My aunt had dragged me to a counselor who obviously didn’t know how to handle children after my Dad died. The poor woman kept asking me what I thought, and I finally told her, disgustedly, that…

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Discovering My Inner Edgewalker

I have been uncomfortable most of my life. I never felt like I fit in. People frequently told me I took too many risks, but I didn’t think so. After all, I was responsible, paid my bills, and avoided anything that was physically dangerous. Apparently, packing up my son and…

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Energy Vampires – Who is Draining You?

I’ve heard talk of energy vampires for several years now. Most of that talk focuses on how draining they are and, of course, how to get them out of your life. During a recent seminar, I had a huge ah-ha moment. Of course, the topic was energy vampires. “Who do…

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