Recently, I received a message from a mother who asked me, “How do you deal with all the hatred that is in the world?” She has a transgender son, and so I knew her question was directed at me because I, too, have a transgender son, and there are so many states that are trying to implement laws against our children.
Her question made me stop and think, “How do I deal with all the
hatred and discrimination that gains so much public scrutiny around the
country?” I gave her a concise answer about looking for the blessings
around me and focusing on what is positive in my life rather than
focusing on the negativity that often consumes the news, but her
question caused me to reflect even further... (Read More)