Right now we all have a unique opportunity to reach out to people – however weak our ties are

At this time of year we often reflect and sometimes we think “I wish I had stayed in contact” with someone. It can feel awkward to do this and so we don’t. However, there is good news (and boy do we need that right now) – the Holiday Season and the global pandemic give us an opportunity to reach out to people we have lost contact with.

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