I've spent most of my life believing, and preaching, that good communication resolves all disputes. It seems logical that talking things out resolves misunderstandings, which we all know are at the root of most conflicts. But recently I've been thinking about other ways to address conflict.
When we’re in a conflict, all we can think of is resolution. Typically, our thoughts get loopy, by that I mean they loop over and over on the same track. The standard template of the loop looks like this: