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Over the past few years, I’ve been paying attention to a distinction between caretaking vs. caregiving.
One of my teachers, Bill Plotkin, makes the distinction between caretaking and caregiving as coming from our woundedness (caretaking) versus coming from our wholeness (caregiving): 616 more words
“The ultimate touchstone of friendship is not improvement, neither of the self nor of the other: the ultimate touchstone is witness, the privilege of having been seen by someone and the equal privilege of being granted the sight of the essence of another, to have walked with them and to have believed in them, and sometimes just to have accompanied them for however brief a span, on a journey impossible to accomplish alone. 1,645 more words