Empathy

Empathy Cards

I shared this site with someone on my Facebook page a few months ago and just realized I very much need to share it here. These are the kinds of things to say to someone who is going through something… Read More ›

Comments

I’m really good with words (hence the popularity and continued growth of this blog).  And because of that, I’m really good at being mean to people and making them feel like crap.  But I hate this about myself.  I have… Read More ›

Validation

Learn who you can say what to and who you can’t.  Some people will make you feel worse by responding with something incredibly insensitive and unempathetic like “It could always be worse”  or “at least…..” or “you need to…..” or… Read More ›

Night and Day

I’ve talked before about what an impact stress can have on a person but let me tell you something.  When I got sick, I was living in an absolutely awful, miserable situation that no one on the planet knew was… Read More ›