The Peril of Toxic Positivity — Too Real to Pretend

The Peril of Toxic Positivity — Too Real to Pretend

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The Peril of Toxic Positivity — Too Real to Pretend

“Look on the bright side.” Someone just said this to me days ago regarding the loss of a very dear friend. The bright side? I demanded to know what the bright side of this situation could be. There was no satiable explanation given in that moment. I am also aware of the individual’s intention. They were simply trying, yet miserably failing, to cheer me up. It was an attempt to proffer encouragement during this difficult…

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