Reena’s Exploration Challenge #Week 20

Reena Saxena

Welcome to a fresh journey of exploration in 2018!

If there are any suggestions about changing the pattern and format, while maintaining the spirit, please feel free to share.

I am in a peculiar situation this week. While the world celebrates New Year, I have seen a life end, and her partner’s grief. My mother-in-law, aged 86, passed away. Her husband, aged 88, in a frail state of health himself, is grappling to come to terms with the situation.

There is a future as long as there is life – good or bad. Grief and depression are a state where the person fails to see the future, or sees only darkness. The job of a coach/therapist/healer is to make the person see and feel hope. But at the fag end of life, what is the future or hope that a person can see? Peace in death or meeting in a…

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Kids And Alcohol

A Momma's View

Recently I was part of a little discussion about if alcohol should be offered at a Kids’ Birthday Party. I’d say the reactions were 75% in favour of it while the others absolutely against it.

While most of the ones in David of it didn’t state why they were pro alcohol at a kids’ party, the ones against it described in full their why.

And that made me think about two things. First of all of course about alcohol at a kids’ party but then as well about how and especially why we always feel we have to explain ourselves.

Interesting, don’t you think? You discuss something with mostly strangers and if you’re not part of the majority you feel the urge of explaining why your opinion is different than theirs. Even more interesting: In this case it was not about global politics, environment or anything else that affects everyone…

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