Caroline McGraw is a would-be childhood paleontologist turned writer, digging for treasure in people and uncovering sacred stories in ordinary days. She writes about choosing love, losing fear and finding home at A Wish Come Clear. Visit and receive free copies of Caroline's digital books, "Your Creed of Care: How to Dig for Treasure in People (Without Getting Buried Alive)" and "Love's Subversive Stance: Ground Yourself and Grow in Relationship."
“I brought a surprise for you, too!” I said as I bounced up the stairs of my family's Hilton Head vacation rental last week.
When I saw my brother Willie fling his bicycle down onto the lawn, I knew that we were in big trouble.
Most of us have fears surrounding family vacations. The larger the assembled group, the more potent the possibility of things going wild.
When I saw the title at the library, I couldn't help but take pause.
When Willie and I were growing up, our dog's name was Curley, and she was tenacious.
On my daily walk around our town in northern Alabama, I pass a house I call, “The Arizona Dreams House.”
As my journey through adulthood continues, I am constantly becoming aware of new and unfamiliar responsibilities as they present themselves.
On a trip to Arizona three years ago, my son Mickey asked to visit the airport gift shop. He rummaged through a display of stuffed animals.
Since I wrote of Cameron’s postsecondary funding dilemma last week, not much progress has been made.
Over the last year or so I’ve talked to parents who have children that have been newly diagnosed with ASD.
Whenever I share stories of my family's experience with Willie's aggressive and self-injurious behavior, I'm always concerned that the accounts will seem over the top to some ...
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