The Power of Addiction

I saw something in myself the other day that frightened me.  It was the wild-eyed look of an addict.  I recognized it immediately, having seen it before in the eyes of people I love dearly.  It’s fueled by fear.  Fear of losing something you are convinced you can’t live without.  Addiction is usually linked to negativity. … More The Power of Addiction

The Survivors

I heard a podcast yesterday where a Jewish woman who had been rescued from the Holocaust said she wanted to make her life worthy of being saved.  It struck me how often I have heard that from survivors of horrific events, especially if they lived while the one who saved them died.  These survivors often … More The Survivors