Spiritual Life

A NEW BICYCLE: Papa, can we have that?

I remember those days when I fell in love with bugs and insects. I do not know if it was because of my father, or whether I was destined to live my life discovering the amazing world of insects: ants, ladybugs, mantises, beetles, butterflies, dragonflies and many more. They reveal their secrets I would spend […]

Spiritual Life

THE SILENCE OF GOING SOLO: Confronting fear while camping alone for 36 hours

In those early years of self-discovery, between the time a social worker recommended drug and alcohol treatment for Jonathon and the summer of 2006 when I completed my degree in counselling psychology, our family was immersed in the therapeutic world. We attended group family sessions, personal counselling appointments, and experiential workshops where we pounded mattresses […]