A Scientologist Weighs in on the Challenges of Being a Parent

I wanted to share this article by Scientologist David Aden on his views on being a parent.Anyone who has been a parent for more than five minutes knows that it is an ongoing balancing act. Am I too strict or not strict enough? Should I try to protect them from every little fall or let them learn themselves? Do I expect too little from my children or am I demanding too much?That kind of ambiguity is built into the job because single-minded, single-shot solutions like the very … [Read more...]

Poem about Children

Found this poem by Eric Meyersfield about the effects misunderstood words can have on a child.  The phenomenon (and its resolution) is covered in Study Technology by L. Ron Hubbard, and there is an excellent video and free course on Study Tech on the Scientology website.  And the poem follows:The most gut wrenching cry that ever you heard, Is frustration that follows the misunderstood word, The child is restless and can’t sit quite still, He’s nervous and angry and feeling quite ill. He w … [Read more...]