• Making Friends Isn’t Easy

    I’ve considered myself pretty fortunate to have always had the same best friends since high school. Which is an anomaly, apparently. According to NYmag.com, one percent of friendships survive to 12th grade. According to sciencedaily.com, only 5 percent last past high school. I’m fortunate because I met two of my best friends in middle school. 51873_733764283674_2243262_o 53380_733764173894_4967309_o Even during college, we remained close. In fact, Claire and I have worked at the same job for the majority of our lives (first at a restaurant then FedEx). And I’ve lived with both of them during my adult life (Shanna in college and Claire after her divorce and my nasty break up).…