P’s Perspective Episode 13 ” What Is Family “
Family is like a huge umbrella, with a number of subcategories beneath it: birth, marriage, extended, and friends of convenience, or what I consider “residency” – people that you consider family based on your environment or situation (jail, school, shelter, etc.). It is my opinion that the term family is most often used as a blanket statement. We all know what family is, but I’m not sure that we all interact with family as if we truly understand what family is. Take a listen to my description of I’m able to be so close to, yet so distant from my siblings. What is family to you? I personally feel that while we all feel love in our hearts, we don’t always choose, or know how, to show it.. The heart vs. the mind..