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Wounded Parent – Wounded Child

Watching the film “Love & Other Drugs” this Sunday morning, a pharmaceutical salesman, Jamie, begins a “tempestuous romance with a free-spirited Parkinson’s patient.” Unexpectedly, he falls desperately in love with Maggie Murdock who is afraid to let herself love (“Who … Continue reading

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Everyday is A Struggle

Sunday we drove into Manhattan to walk around the Crafts Show at Lincoln Center. By the time we’d seen half the show it was 2 pm. Since we hadn’t had lunch we walked across the street to P.J. Clarke’s for … Continue reading

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Getting Your Life Under YOUR Control

Whenever public figures are involved in scandal it makes the news. For a short time, it becomes common gossip and fodder for cable TV and late night talk shows. Their dysfunctional behavior is, you can be sure, tied to unresolved … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Emotional Giving

Emotionally healthy individuals approach their relationships from the standpoint of, “What can I give to this?” The more common – and, paradoxically, less rewarding approach is, “What’s in this for me?” Of course, in all our choices we want something. … Continue reading

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Give Me Back My Covers

Lounging in bed with the love of my life this morning, sipping coffee and reading, I looked up from the book I was immersed in. Give me back my covers, you – see where my covers are. It was a … Continue reading

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