Why It’s Okay When Friends Move On

Understanding that it’s natural for friends to come and go, and how to find happiness in those memories.

Michael Boyd
5 min readSep 6, 2023

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A child pointing to a coffee mug with the phrase “See the Good” written on it.
Embrace the transient nature of friendships with a positive attitude. Just like this child holding a mug that says ‘See the Good’, we must focus on the joy, comfort, and support we gain from each interaction, and remain grateful for the time spent, no matter how brief. #SeeTheGood #FleetingFriendships. Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash

People come and go in our lives, much like the way servers attend to a table and then move on to the next one. It’s a transient dance, one that we all partake in. Sometimes, it’s a brief month, maybe a fun seven months, and perhaps…

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Michael Boyd

A curious explorer of human behavior and life's subtle lessons, sharing insights on resilience, purpose, and the universe's whispers.