‘I try to think of how the last twenty years would have been without my ‘also family’. How lonely my life could’ve been had I stuck to my culture which tells me to value the thick ties of family above the softly woven threads of friendship.’
What does family mean to you? Are you willing to let go of family ties that are destructive? Or is blood all that matters?
I touch on these points and more in my latest contribution to TCK TOWN, and pay tribute to some inspirational non-blood family members of mine.
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