Why? Why would I write this memoir? Why would I reveal so much?

Sadly, too many people have lived very difficult childhoods. If you are one of those, you may feel like you can never escape or overcome it. If you know someone who has gone through incredible obstacles during their formative years, maybe you see their destructive habits seemingly out of their control.  Your life may notContinue reading “Why? Why would I write this memoir? Why would I reveal so much?”

Are you emo?

Their courage struck me from the beginning. I was really impressed. I couldn’t believe that I was sitting around a table of five teenage guys from this inner-city high school bearing their feelings.  They had been through difficult times, for sure. But, it’s not every day you hear five teenage guys talk about being sad,Continue reading “Are you emo?”