Month: November 2016

America looks different this morning

My husband posts a weekly piece on the Chicago Tribune’s digital blog. His commentary immediately after the election reflects the apprehensions of many Americans and echoes my own concerns. As a nation we cannot allow ourselves to normalize bigotry and

Why are we so unhappy?

May I offer a perplexing concept: is it possible that we have been trained to be unhappy? Think back at what we have been told are the relationships and ‘things’ that we must have in order to be ‘happy:’ taking