When I was a teenager, I remember having a brief, yet memorable conversation with a relative about her thoughts on meditation. I could tell she was confused as to why I had brought up the topic. We were Baptists after all. But she indulged me anyway, tilted her head and gave it some thought. After […]

“Promise me you’ll have children, Kelly. Just one. Have one for me.” Mrs. Johnston knew I didn’t want to be a mother, but that didn’t stop her from laying it on thick every chance she got. “You need someone to take care of you when you’re old. If you don’t have children, who will take […]