Valentine’s Day wasn’t a subject I was sure I was going to write about, other than the six-course menu post I posted on Friday. But since it is a holiday where depression is high, and suicide rates are the highest during the year, I couldn’t leave it alone.
I have a lukewarm reception to Valentine’s Day. I see issues with it, and I also like it. I always try to be balanced in my writing approach, but since this is partially an opinion piece, I’m sure my feelings will slip in here so I’ll just get them out upfront.
Why I like it: I’ve liked it since I was a kid. I think it has to do with red being my favorite color. I loved cinnamon candy hearts, and I love giving and getting presents, anytime! In school, I would make gifts for all of my friends and bring…
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