Category Archive: Interpersonal relations

Dec 05

The 100 hours funeral marathon: from where the importance of having a draft eulogy

As some of you know, my father passed away on February 22, 2011 early in the day. And from the moment I received the sad news up until the reception following the funeral service; only 100 hours had elapsed. At first glance it may seem like a lot, but now that I had to live …

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Jan 31

Christmas Reflections – Part 2: The Gift of self

The Gift of self – If you asked me: “Do you still believe in the magic of Christmas?” I would have to respond: “Certainly not as it is experienced by the majority of us since, considering the hyper-commercialization that surrounds the festive period,  I feel that we may have forgotten the most precious gift of …

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Jan 31

Christmas Reflections – Part 1: A truly Intended Gift

A truly intended gift – For those of you that know me, you will know that I’m really not a fan of what I refer to as “celebration artificiality”, which in my opinion applies to all holidays and anniversaries. However, I find it to be even more amplified during the current period we call the …

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