A Phone Call I’m Glad I Made

How quickly irritation can turn to compassion

Barbara Radisavljevic
Intimately Intricate
5 min readMay 27, 2021


The call

How quickly one’s mood can change. When I got a Facebook message from my friend Beth asking me to call using the green photo button, I was in the middle of two other projects and really didn’t have time to talk. Beth had never called me from Wyoming before. I messaged back that I’d never called…



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Barbara Radisavljevic
Intimately Intricate

Christian, bereaved adoptive mom, blogger, amateur nature photographer, voracious reader. Married 57 years. Central Coast of California. https://barbrad.com