Why Parenthood Ends When Childhood Ends

There was a conversation I had once with my mother a few years ago.  I don’t even remember it exactly.  But, I still remember what it taught me.

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In a lot of ways, it wasn’t unusual at all. Except that, for some reason, it led me to realize something very important about the relationship between a child and their parents that (I think) parents have such difficulty understanding – though it would help them tremendously in improving their relationship with their teens…

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You Couldn’t Be Purposeless If You Tried

So I went on the internet for the first time today (absolutely believable).  And, apparently, a lot of young people aren’t doing all too great.

PurposelessYeah.  It seems that a lot of young dudes and ladies are a bit confused about their lives.  Kinda lost.  Kinda aimless.  Kinda “purposeless”, they say…

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No(body) Lasts a Day

The other day I read this article online – some daytime talk show type lamentation (sick word) about how men just don’t change or some crap like that.  I dunno, really.

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It got me thinking, though about the ways we really do change; that so few seem to consider at all…

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You Don’t Deserve Anything (Until You’re Someone Who Deserves Something)

what you deserveSo often we look at our lives, at our Selves, and – disappointed – we think or say…”I deserve better”.

But is it true…?

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Life is Supposed to Be Hard

Good times are great.  But, as we all know, they don’t last forever.  Cause the truth is life has a way of – in poetic terms – punching you when you’re smiling, and kicking you when you’ve hit the ground.  The jerk….

Life is hardGuess what, though?  Life’s supposed to be hard…

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