Thursday, March 07, 2013
Martyrdom in ancient Carthage , and there' a great compromise to preserve the Union ,
Bloody Sunday to preserve segregation in the South. And changing the
filibuster rule in 1975 to quash c
. . . .
The stormy weather season begins for many of us at Women
Etcetera right about now, but there's always a bumpy forecast somewhere in the
The destruction and havoc caused by nature is unnerving and
gives us pause: "What would that be like? How can I help?"Most of us don't have the resources or
time off work to hop a plane and go around the world to lift spirits and clean
up broken hearts and homes.
What we do have is Women Etcetera. On our site, we support
one another through unruly weather systems---literal and figurative. We've been
snowed in and rained out, shivering without a furnace and staving off triple
We've also lifted each other through serious illness and
divorce, lives turned inside out because of children, friends, financial
reversals, and career changes.
The aftermath of life storms can be just as unforgiving as
those brought on by Mother Nature.At Women Etcetera we can't predict or prevent rocky life paths. But we
can and do hold each other up on the road to healing.