Category Archives: Nurturing

The Hyper-Sensitivity of Youth

Earlier this week, I had to coax my son into toning down something he had written for one of his classes.  What he had written down made a lot of sense, but because his words seemed to paint whole groups of people … Continue reading

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The Crucial Nature of Parental Warmth

In 2007, I decided to invest in myself.  But I did it with the intention of investing in others. At the time, my family and I were living in Wake Forest, North Carolina, about 17 miles north of Raleigh.  It … Continue reading

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