Terri Thomas

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A Great Read For a New Year

Kerry Egan has written a book that only she could write, combining her study at Harvard Divinity School, her years of experience as a hospice chaplain, and several unfortunate years prior, during which her life was hijacked by post-partum psychosis, caused by a reaction to anesthesia used during an …

Harvard

The Joy of Killing: Good, Evil, And Everything Justifiable In Between

The paperback edition of <i>The Joy of Killing</i> was released recently, but I wouldn't recommend taking Harry Maclean's first stab at fiction to the beach. Maclean, lawyer as well as New York Times best selling author, has dedicated much of his life to studying small town killers, reflected in his four …

The Cure for All of it

Go gently today, don't hurry<p>or think about the next thing. Walk<p>with the quiet trees, can you believe<p>how brave they are -- how kind? Model your life<p>after theirs. Blow kisses<p>at yourself in the mirror<p>especially when<p>you think you've messed up. Forgive<p>yourself for not meeting your …

Poetry

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Televisions

3 work at home online jobs that aren't scams

Many people see working at home as the Holy Grail of job perks and thanks to the Internet, it's totally possible. Whether you want a full-time job or just want to make a little extra money on the side, the options are there if you know where to look.<p>I should warn you now that "working from home" …

The Roadmap to Stopping Animal Cruelty

Originally published at ASPCA.org<p>Most of us find animal abuse so shocking and horrific that the thought alone makes us wince. But most is not all, and judging by recent acts of deliberate, depraved cruelty in our own backyard, we're disturbingly far from all.<p>In May, <b>King</b>, a one-year-old male cat, …

Sociology

Why Moms of Addicts Can't Trust God

This time, she's wearing a floral dress and pink lipstick. The pained expression I recognize well. Before she even opens her mouth, I'm pretty sure she is the mother of an addicted son or daughter.<p>I meet this mom too often, I'm afraid. This particular one I met on Tuesday, after I spoke at a …

Mental Health