Autumn is here. The holiday season is fast approaching, and as I walked to the shelter yesterday, I once again realized how lucky I am to live near the coast of Southern California.

One of my favorite verses is 1 Thessalonians 5: 18. It simply says, “No matter what happens, always be thankful…

Encouraging words along with acts of kindness combined with compassion and empathy create a chemistry of elements found inside gentle hearts.

Because of the traumatic brain injury created by electroconvulsive therapy—shock treatments, I can’t give you a timeline in any order.