What sounds good in theory is often hard to apply in practice

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Three weeks ago, I received a text message from my ex-partner. It went something like this:

“Hi Kathryn. I hope this message finds you well and doesn’t come as too much of a disruption. I’m going through a hard time right now and I’m really struggling. I was wondering if we could chat sometime? I totally understand if you don’t want to.”

After 18 months of no contact, seeing his name pop up on my phone made time stand still for a moment.

It felt a bit like staring at the lid of Pandora’s Box. …


Kathryn Rosenberg

Lover of peanut butter, chocolate and the written word. Figuring life out one puzzle piece at a time.

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