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10 Signs A Crazymaker Is Ruining Your Life

Julia Cameron, author of The Artist’s Way and It’s Never Too Late to Begin Again explains how to spot—and remove—the crazymakers from your life. Crazymakers are people who thwart the creativity of those they purportedly love. Crazymakers can turn up anywhere—they could be your spouse, your child, your neighbor, your boss. If you are involved with …

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How To Help A Person In Pain

You can’t assume you know what’s going on but you can find a compassionate way to ask. Don’t start sentences with “you”—it puts people on the defensive. So rather than “You’ve been different lately,” say “I notice you’re more tearful, more angry. Is this something you want to talk about?” And if so, tell her how …