Difficult People – Why We Need Antagonists

Whether it’s a passive-aggressive co-worker, a parent specializing in guilt trips, a partner giving us a hard time, or a rebellious child, we all have someone in our life who plays the part of the Antagonist. They’re the ones who keep us up at night, drive us crazy, and bring out our absolute worst. Ever [...]

Assertive Communication: 10 Relationship Tips for Women

So often women suppress their voices in an effort to keep peace in a relationship. Part of it’s conditioning. As young girls we may have been told not to be too boastful or that expressing who we truly are and what we desire is selfish. This can lead to self-destructive patterns when it comes to [...]

Praise for Oksana Grigorieva – as in Mel Gibson

Three years ago, I stood on the platform of the Back Bay train station in Boston when a man in his early twenties started yelling at his girlfriend, telling her how worthless she was. The station wasn’t crowded. I had just left a class. It was after nine o’clock, and maybe a dozen or so [...]

Support the First Amendment with 1 for All (via WordPress.com News)

I’m new to blogging, and I have to say, I love it. We’re living in a time where technology is giving all of us a voice. Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right [...]