Being Intimately Known – Terrifying, or Comforting?
Mothers have eyes in the back of their heads. We all know this to be true. Okay, I’m being a little silly in saying that, but one thing in which I have become a firm believer over the years is women’s intuition. There are things my mother knew that I found baffling. How could you possibly…Read More
Daring to Be Genuine
“O LORD, you have searched me, and known me.” (Psalm 139:1) Ralph Waldo Emerson was a man brilliant beyond what is normal for most human beings. His insights into human character are often shocking. One of my favorites comes from his essay on Friendship: Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of another person,…Read More