The Blog

The blog includes a weekly post each Tuesday morning where I share what’s on my mind, even if it’s an undeveloped idea that popped up when I was stirring a vat of cheese! Your questions and comments are invited and welcome!

The Best of 2019
March 10, 2020

The Best of 2019

As a perennial bookworm each year approaches its end, I peruse the stacks and contemplate, what was the best book I read this year.

It is like my own little Nobel Prize for Literature, and likely many will receive it as their holiday gift from me.

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One Becomes Two: Two Books Are Better Than One
February 25, 2020

One Becomes Two: Two Books Are Better Than One

After much reflection, I've made a decision about my next book project.

I thought I could write a book intended for therapists about how to work with clients who had been neglected as children that, using accessible language, would also be valuable to non-therapists.

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Wisdom from the Vat: The Making of American Beauty
February 11, 2020

Wisdom from the Vat: The Making of American Beauty

At the ripe age of 63, it bit me. After 30 years of impassioned work in trauma and sexuality, and immersion in a wonderfully satisfying if challenging world of healing, someone happened to give me a book.

It was a beginners’ book about how to make cheese at home.

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