The importance of a good apology

I was reminded today of the importance of apologizing well. Those of us who screw up a lot (me!) have had plenty of practice apologizing. I’m a big believer in it, actually. None of us can do everything perfectly, and whether it’s intentional or not, we get hurt and we hurt others. And yet, the… Read More

A story that needs to be told

When I was a little girl, I loved my dad more than anything in this world. I remember looking up into his sun-worn face, crow’s feet hugging his tired ice-blue eyes, and knowing beyond all doubt that I was truly loved. All of the uncertainties and insecurities of childhood faded when I was with him…. Read More