You won’t see Diane Walker out and about as much as before. These days she is stepping down from most of her community involvements and learning to say “no” to activity, something that does not come easily to this active matriarch of the family of “Working Walkers.” Being busy is in Diane’s DNA. Busyness is a form of fulfillment, but also a form of escape.
When Diane was a little girl, she was molested by her uncle. She confided in her mother, but nothing was done about it. It seemed like nothing could be done about it. This made Diane feel like she did not matter, like no one cared. She felt unimportant. [Read more…]