Tag Archives: protection

Protected by the Placebo Effect

By Estelle Sobel Erasmus

Protection comes in many forms. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

My dad walked into my room the week before I left for college at Boston University holding a small package in his hands.

"Estelle, are ¬†you busy? I'd like to talk to you about something," he began tentatively, yet … Continue Reading ››

I Have No Words

By Estelle Sobel Erasmus

I can't write about Xmas gifts or shows or books or holiday plans today. The "business" posts I need to do can wait. The only post I was able to write was my column for examiner.com on how to talk to your kids about the Newtown shootings and other traumatic events. Because so many people need this information.

Everything else seems superfluous. I can't speak about the … Continue Reading ››