How do you respond to a friend or an acquaintance who keeps screwing up?

I have been working through an issue for a while now. Where most posts go in a clear direction, this will be a ‘thinking on paper’ post. I researched as I wrote it. Welcome to my thought processes. I watched a habitual user lose her kids again. She is very clearly broken as a person. … Continue reading How do you respond to a friend or an acquaintance who keeps screwing up?

Human Kintsugi; You’re Not Broken Forever

Whenever we break a coffee cup, it generally ends up in the garbage, unless it is just the handle that breaks off. That gets super-glued back on. Broken things are unusable, right? In Japan, there is a process of fixing broken pottery that has been raised into an art form. It is called kintsugi. They … Continue reading Human Kintsugi; You’re Not Broken Forever