especially by text!
A powerful tool
The third step of the four-step process that I’m recommending to help you mend your fractured relationships is to affirm something in the conversation.…
The four-step process that I’m recommending to mend fractured relationships is: ask questions, listen, affirm, and respond or reframe. Last week, I tal…
You might be asking the wrong questions
They aren't all crazy
Another part of eventually mending our relationships is forgiveness. Once we decide we want to continue the relationship, we need to move ahead to forg…
I hear story after story of people who don’t talk to people who used to be friends of theirs or even don’t talk to relatives, like cousins and sisters-…
I read a lot of posts on Facebook about people ending relationships because of political differences. The other common option I’ve seen is to avoid cer…
Movements are known by their slogans. Black lives matter, blue lives matter, defund the police, #MeToo, gun control, the 99%, pro-life, pro-choice, Sto…
How much do you want to mend your fractured relationships? How committed are you to change? Change is hard. I just heard a statistic that only 8% of pe…
Today, people seem to think that they must speak up if they feel that something violates their values. I associate that with a book and a college cours…