How Letting People Be Themselves Can Actually Help You


crazy black girlLetting people be who they are is a difficult task. Tough decisions surface. It can mean accepting that you can’t change a parent’s drinking problem or an ill friend’s dietary habits—or even your boyfriend’s behavior that drives you nuts. It means accepting that someone you love is learning the hard way. But ironically, accepting people as they are can be a transformational experience that actually helps you out. -April Dawn Ricchuito