A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and that which we take the least care of all to acquire. Francois de La Rochefoucauld From recent conversations and generally observing the people around me, the value of a good friend has become more illuminated than it has ever been before. Having a good friend, … Continue reading The Value of Good Friendships
I always marvel when I find myself as someone's voice of reason, when I think that someone out there looks up to and appreciates the advice of little old me. My oldest sister and the first born in our family called me earlier to discuss some ideas that she has about her life. After that call … Continue reading When did I become the voice of reason?
I haven’t practized social work in almost a year now. I realized only in the practical sense have I not practized but in principle I never stopped being a social worker. It is when you are having normal day-to-day conversations with friends and significant others that you realize there are certain things that have become … Continue reading The Social Work Dilemma