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Misc: What my son’s disabilities taught me about ‘having it all’

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marie and her son

Marie Mayung Ok Lee writes in The Atlantic about raising a severely disabled son and how her Buddhism has helped her. She writes, “We are chasing the wrong things, asking ourselves the wrong questions. It is not, ‘Can we have it all?’ — with ‘all’ being some kind of undefined marker that shall forever be moved upwards out of reach just a little bit with each new blessing. We should ask instead, ‘Do we have enough?’ Read her entire essay here: What my son’s disabilities taught me about ‘having it all’