Sharing your trauma

Last week, I had an experience that taught me a great deal about dealing with trauma.  Almost by complete coincidence, I went to a neighbor’s home, where I had not yet been before, at around 11 pm.  I walked in to find a crowd of about 12 older Israeli men, none of whom I’d met…

Nobody said it was easy…

My wife and I have moved 8 times in our marriage, so we became pretty familiar with what it took to move to a new city.  Checking out homes or apartments, learning where to shop for groceries, getting new insurance, finding schools for our children, making new friends–all of these take time and energy, and…