Are you an Emotional Garbage Can?

Sometimes our absence says more than being with someone. More than words, arguing, defensiveness, persuading. Sometimes the situation and person just need to be and let God and life handle the person that is dumping all over you, or you think is dumping on you. This is really true with struggling and dramatic relationships (teenager, anyone? Politics?), whether a child, parent or significant other. Time out! Counting to ten helps…

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Barbara Hinther

Barbara Hinther

Lives in a rural town, marketing for over 30 years, author of Meditations and Encouragement for the Caregiver of a Loved One With Dementia. Volunteer.