Fear

The Fog of Fear: Panic Attacks, Anxiety and Being Overwhelmed

BY BRUCE HILLMAN

You can see it far off, looming on the horizon, a thick fog menacing off the coast and swirling in the distance. You know the signs. You’ve been here many times before, but you’ve learned to carry on.  At first you kind of ignore it, you are aware it’s there, but you don’t want to work yourself up...

The Fog of Fear: Panic Attacks, Anxiety and Being Overwhelmed

Beware the Fearmonger

BY WADE JOHNSTON

It seems like the sky is falling every other day now. From politics to culture to religion to about anything else, there’s one purported cataclysm after another on the horizon. Thankfully, there are plenty of people willing to tell us about them, to give us quick answers, to point the way, to give shallow analysis and paint quick panoramas.

Beware the Fearmonger

Like a Frightened Dog

BY BONNIE PETROSCHUK

My husband and I just adopted Duke, a very cute beagle mix, from a nearby shelter.  He is about three years old and was found wandering in a park several months ago.  When no one claimed him he was put up for adoption, so no one really knows Duke’s history.

Like a Frightened Dog

The Criminal’s Prayer: “Remember Me!”

BY DOMINICK SANTORE

I'm afraid of dying. I am a Christian and I am horribly afraid of falling bridges, crashing planes, turned over cars and anything else that you can think of that would include my body being mangled into a mess of bones and flesh.

The Criminal’s Prayer: “Remember Me!”