Attend a casual dinner party in this neck of the woods and notice which flavour of topic tends to dominate the event. A choice entrée appears to be crime, garnished with ineffectual policing.
Someone just has to say, “Do you know what happened three doors away from us the other night?” and personal antennae sprout […]
As the festive season and year-end holidays envelop us, we swing between times of interactive family hype and time-out zones of contemplative musing. Without the daily routine of work commitments, our mental scanner has more opportunity to reflect on the past year’s twists and turns, losses and gains. And that’s where the power of […]
What is the ripple effect of your emotional bearing?
Cynthia (pseudonym) came to me in a state of inconsolable distress over an act of cruelty that she had seen on television. She recalled how the images haunted her every waking hour and how she felt utterly distraught.
The event that had so […]