Can Hope Survive Disappointment?

My column published week of January 9, 2017 in the Albert Lea Tribune and Courier-Sentinel. If you hear something often enough and it is repeated time and time again and you listen, you might internalize and believe what is being said, whether it is true or not. A young girl is called an ugly duckling [...]

Families Feud

I have been thinking about families today. I have especially been thinking about families that are estranged from one another.It makes me very sad when I see relationships broken up because of misunderstandings. I once knew a brother and sister in their middle adult years become enemies.  They started feuding because of money and homes being [...]