How To Be Open-Minded When Others See the World Differently


“Most disagreements are caused by different perceptions that created different realities.” ~Unknown When I was thirteen, I experienced a monumental change in my young life. It wasn’t a big move, no one close to me died, and although puberty was rocking my world in the worst way, it was something else altogether that shook me […]

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“Never apologize for showing feelings. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.” ~Benjamin Disraeli I’ll never forget my progress report from third grade: “Jennifer shows disappointment when she’s not called on.” This must have been a bad thing, because my mother sat me down to talk about it. Apparently when I raised my […]

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Mental Health

“These days, whether you are online or not, it is easy for people to end up unsure if they are closer together or further apart.” ~Sherry Turkle, Alone Together There was rarely a time when my partner didn’t have her phone in her hand or, at the very least, in a place she could quickly grab it. […]