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Going 'Outward Bound' With Your Son

By Alumnus Samuel Kim, Family Course, 2017

“Close your eyes,” said Nora. “Now, I want you to think about why you selected this course and what you experienced and learned since Wednesday.” 772 more words



Love is, i can say,

Longing to go home, but stay,

patiently wating.



Meme's and Little Girls

I was lucky enough to have a mom who wanted a close relationship with my daughters, and who lived close enough to have one. I don’t live close to my Little Man, so I don’t see him often, though I wish I could. 604 more words


On being a Grandma

I have always claimed that my greatest accomplishments in life are my three sons.  Now that I am a Grandma too, I am discovering that this experience is right up there with being a mom, although I cannot claim it as an accomplishment. 202 more words


An Open Letter To My Mentee

Dear (insert mentee name here),

Hello and congratulations on getting LAS; I am so excited to see you grow here at CMU! I would just like to start off by saying how delighted and honored I already am to be your mentor. 529 more words


Mental Illness or Human Suffering?

In recent years, we are becoming more acceptant of labels belonging to the medical professions in our everyday life. For example, mental illness, bipolar, depression. Some of these terms are increasingly used to identify human states of mind and mood that might have been considered in the past as a normal part of human suffering. 500 more words


In His Fathers Footsteps

“When the baking is done we’ll go and have fun”,

I promised, and ruffled his hair.

My  birthday boy clutches his newest toy,

a boat that he’s itching to sail, … 298 more words

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