Tag archives: disaster
My husband being out of town has made
me realize that he is like a daily low-level dose of Valium, without which my
inner crazy starts to emerge. You see, I have issues with being happy. If something
great happens, I immediately panic that tragedy will strike within 24 hours to
counterattack that happiness.
It isn’t rational, it is completely
fear-based, and I’ve done some crazy things because of it. Example no. 1: When I was a child, my favorite part of our Disney World trip was the
drive home because I was frantic that our house had ...
Many of my beliefs have changed as I've
aged, but all of my life I've clung to the idea that people are inherently
good. Even when they do terrible things, their inner soul must certainly still
have some good that simply was overrun by something terrible. I've never been
able to grasp that someone could be 100 percent evil. It's getting harder to
abide by that belief.
The Connecticut shooting yesterday, the
Colorado movie shooting a few months ago (just a few miles from my daughter's
school), countless other senseless shootings this past year. Each ...