Dear Jennifer …

Dear Jennifer …

INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE & FAMILY COURT Dear Jennifer … JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 16 January 2020 Out of the 246 intimate partner homicides in Connecticut during the years 2000-2017, 213 were women. That means 87 percent of the...
Dominance vs. Vulnerability

Dominance vs. Vulnerability

DOGS, CHICKENS, AND VULNERABILITY Dominance vs. Vulnerability JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 9 January 2020 Is dominance the way? My six pets consist of dogs and chickens, and their behaviors seem to demonstrate one thing to me: I’d rather be...
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

PROMISES & SUPPORT Happy New Year JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 3 January 2020   Take a deep breath in through your nose then let it out through your mouth. We did it. The holidays have concluded, and we’ve begun another rotation around...
Christmas Beliefs

Christmas Beliefs

RELIEF & BELIEF Christmas Beliefs JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 19 December 2019 I sometimes wonder if folks who don’t celebrate Christmas have the right idea. With the big day less than a week away, this single momma is secretly praying for...
Snow

Snow

WINTER & DARKNESS Snow JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group 12 December 2019 The wintry weather has begun in the good ol’ Northeast. We had our second minor snowstorm this week, and I was reminded how bright it can be outside with a fresh coat of...