Tag: unconditional love
The first step is to not downplay the seemingly innocuous maliciousness of the lie that is transactional love. It can’t help but always let you down.
Recently, I wrote a post about parenting with the “Because I Said So” technique. Like anything else, some people probably responded to this method while others, like me, bristled under it. From an early age, my kids were given explanations when possible. I told my kids about being abused, and what parts of my life seemed heavily […]