THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM - A Blog by Donna Thomson: "God’s Little Joke" – A Tragic Story

I guess I am used to witnessing pain, so I do not cry easily.  But this morning I read an article from “Psychology Today” that made me weep silently, my stomach in knots.  Titled “The Cyclops Child” and written by a retired MD, it tells the story of this doctor as a young man (fifty ...

CANADIAN PROGRESSIVE WORLD: 15 Crazy Things About Vaginas… And Why I’m A Big Fan

“The idea that an adult man could be distressed by the word “vagina” is hilarious, and also deeply sinister.” – Sarah Ditum Dear reader, before we get to the 15 Crazy Things About Vaginas, I must torture you with my little story. You must understand why I,  a middle-aged black male born and raised in a socially-conservative ...