Relationships

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Compassion

How to Be Your Own Best Friend 

Friendship can sometimes feel fraught. But if you play your cards right, there’s at least one friend who will always have your back. Read More 

  • Elaine Smookler
  • June 2, 2023
A weathered statue of a grieving figure rests its head on a raised surface. The figure, mindful of dying, has its right arm draped over the surface, holding a small branch with leaves. The statue's expression conveys deep sorrow, enhanced by the patina of age and exposure.
Compassion

The Hard Work of Dying 

Simplifying, forgiving, and letting go—Stan Goldberg, author of Lessons for the Living: Stories of Forgiveness, Gratitude, and Courage at the End of Life, on working toward a good death. Read More 

  • Mindful Staff
  • May 23, 2023