Hug a Transvestite

Now that I’ve hopefully enticed you to my blog through a manipulative, provocative title, I hope you’ll stay awhile. But back to transvestites. This morning, I had breakfast with a friend I’ve known for 25 Continue reading

Self Compassion Meditation

Last week, I had one of the more intensely damning experiences of my life. Perhaps someday I’ll share the details, but for now, suffice it to say that I’ve never had someone so explicitly condemn Continue reading

Why Don’t Doctors Give More Hugs?

A few weeks ago, I went through a thorough brain evaluation at a place called the Amen Clinics (I really hate that name as it sounds like some hokey pray-it-away sort of religious place. It’s Continue reading