"I don't know why your post caught my eye, but I'm glad I read it. Kudos on the way you handled the situation and the way it transpired. Hope I can do as good a job if something similar comes up with my grandson."
My childhood past had a definite impact on my adult life: anxiety with some PTSD and ADD characteristics, communication and relationship challenges and a pervading sense of alienation and disconnect. But it has also been a gift. I see beyond what happens and understand the reasons and the emotional impact it can have. I am learning to step into the role of healer not just directed to my past and self but others around me. I can do this because I empathize but am no longer willing to carry…See More