The need to control others
is insidious, creeping into
both subtle and not so subtle
deeds. It can be manipulative,
punishing, sly, or overly cruel.
It is easy to deny, self-rightousness
is its banner unfurled.
No one likes to be controlled.
Let's be very clear about this--
no one! And all of us
are guilty of this at times.
Sometimes we use guilt, other times…