12 truths about relationships from “The Course of Love”

Many love stories depicted in films and novels either have a happy or tragic ending. But what if, for many people, it’s neither but rather somewhere in between? In Alain de Botton’s “The Course of Love,” the author tells a story of a couple and the conflicts they experience over the course of their marriage. … More 12 truths about relationships from “The Course of Love”

Mindful Communication: 3 Tips for Writing Someone a Letter about How You Feel

View my original Elephant Journal article here: “The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” ~ George Bernard Shaw Before my senior year at university, I was quiet, timid and generally apprehensive about conflict. Usually I tried to avoid it altogether and hope that the issue would naturally run its course … More Mindful Communication: 3 Tips for Writing Someone a Letter about How You Feel