Learning to Surrender by falling on my face.

Excerpt from Numbing to Knowing (D. Thomson, unpublished) Learning to Surrender Where do I begin? Was I spinning when I put the wine in the freezer, just in case? I was spinning, absolutely spinning and only when I decided to make a chocolate pudding pie did I feel a bit grounded. What does that mean? Does it mean anything? (I was learning to surrender...I just had no idea what that meant.) I said to Dave that...

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Do we still tell them they can have it all?

Here's the crazy thing... I did not have a bad childhood. Growing up I had a lot to be happy about...people who loved me, a roof, food, clothes, hope, money (was available), my parents worked and were (are) good people. I had traditions and holidays, birthday and Christmas wish lists (that were almost always fulfilled). I was encouraged and supported. I was in good health, attractive and I was never without a boyfriend or the...

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