Steve Blow is a beloved writer who retired in September 2015 after almost 30 years as columnist for the Dallas Morning News.
His columns included, among other important matters, observations and commentary about human relationships and mental health. By bringing these topics to readers’ attention, he helped open up doors for those who were scared, lonely, angry, sad, and for those who just didn’t know where to turn. Thank you, Steve Blow, for your years of observation, reporting, and caring.
In his next to last article, he wrote about the Dallas based support group Healing Estranged Relationships. Below is the article.
Sometimes the success of a column is bittersweet. You’re happy people responded. You’re sorry they needed to. “It was your column of April 2008,” Jane unexpectedly began, telling me how she discovered a support group for mothers suffering the particular pain of broken relations with an adult child… Read the rest of the article here: Mothers separated from their adult children can find healing.