Category Archives: Empathy

Driving and Talking

One sunny morning this week, I came out of our driveway with all my usual bright expectations of my workday. Once I turned right to go up the hill to Skyline Boulevard, I noticed that all of a sudden, I … Continue reading

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Need To Overcome This

There are probably many reasons why I should curb my obsessive-compulsive tendencies. This is likely one of them. Ever since we convinced my mother to sell her house in Los Altos back in Summer 2012, she has stayed with me … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Empathy, Family, mother-daughter relationship, Parents, relationships, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

What Not To Say

I noticed the past 3 years or so, I’ve had friends and family who have taken ill with a serious health problem or some, have passed away after a protracted illness.  Ever since I was young, I’ve always wondered about … Continue reading

Posted in Breast Cancer, Cancer, Chronic Illness, Death, Empathy, God, Health, Illness, Mindfulness, Women's Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments