Tag Archives: connection

Coping alongside your best (long-distance) friend

Martin Baker and Fran Houston

Supporting each other when you have to keep your distance isn’t always easy. But as this global pandemic rages on, people everywhere are coming up with creative ways to look after one another. As you’ll discover in this story by Fran and Marty, it’s even possible when you are separated by an ocean.

How are you holding up?

Isolated woman staring out the window

As we all try to grapple with being isolated, some people are doing better than others. It’s a difficult time and one that Val Walker never anticipated when she wrote her book (out today) 400 Friends and No One to Call. We spoke on the phone recently and she shared how she came to write the book, as well as some wisdom about dealing with our current situation.