On Depression, my own

Just focus. Just focus focus focus. Just focus. Just focus on what you need to. Focus. Come on. Focus. Please focus. Focus. FOCUS! Just focus. Just focus focus focus. Please please please. And so it goes round and round, the thoughts in my head. Even now, I just looked off to the side and blanked …

Compassion vs. Aggression

Charlotte Allen on December 19: Male aggression can be a good thing, as in protecting the weak — but it has been forced out of the culture of elementary schools and the education schools that train their personnel. Think of what Sandy Hook might have been like if a couple of male teachers who had …

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My Hurricane Katrina Story

[Today is the 6th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landing near the city of New Orleans.  Here is my post about it from last year, including some clips from Spike Lee’s two documentaries.  There is still so much recovery that needs to happen there, so much healing.  Today, I am posting a story written by a …