Entries tagged with “Friendship”
It’s not easy to make friends as adults, and becomes more difficult as we get older. At the same time, according to the psychologist F. Diane Barth, women rely on other women for s…
Having a buddy with you as you journey through life is crucial, especially for those times when you find yourself feeling lost.
Triangles aren't sustainable when it comes to relationships. Embrace the idea of circles, which are stable over time.
Two people, three colors, four layers—and a lot of fun!
Fraternal lodges once filled a national need—that has returned.
The power of female friendships reduces stress and more.
A landmark study by the University of Michigan has identified a likely reason why feeling emotionally close to a friend works wonders on a woman’s mood — and even boosts her health…
Want to manage manipulative, triggering, altogether difficult people? Gray rock them.
Excerpted from Ordinary Goodness
“In a nutshell, think of gray rocking as turning your back on someone without actually turning your back and offending them.”
On the heels of her new book, How We Show Up, community activist, advocate, and author Mia Birdsong gives advice for creating and maintaining deep communal relationships and a sense of belonging.
You may be familiar with the psychological term “boundaries,” but what does it mean and how does it apply to you?Put plainly, boundaries are the line between where I end and you be…
Finally visiting my old friend, a murderer who plea-bargained for life without parole.
Gather in community on a porch and enjoy a type of fellowship, relaxed conversation and neighborliness that can’t be matched by more formal events.
Stop talking about it! Here’s how to make a group getaway actually happen.
Picking me up from a high-school football game, my dad saw me amidst a circle of my friends, all of them doubled over, roaring at my wild, rapid-fire jokes. "Don't go," one of the…
After 25 years of partnership with my husband, I realize that one of the things that keep us together —lovingly together, is what I call “the little extra step.” For instance, yest…
In A Blue Fire, archetypal psychologist James Hillman writes about the relationship between trust and betrayal. According to Hillman, our fear of betrayal can cause us to try to pr…
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Leaving the security of a world you know and hurling yourself into a new one will teach you to trust not only others but also yourself.