When my best friend ghosted me, I realised I was a toxic friend.

New Year's resolutions often include cutting away toxic people. You know them: our wrongdoers, neglecters, and attackers.

Cutting people off cold turkey allowed me to avoid my difficulties and any criticism.

They're not family; we choose to love them. They must be loving, altruistic, and supportive to stay there.

That's the kind of friend I thought I was, and that's the only kind I'd accept. Cutting off unhealthy friendships was smart.

Leanne, my middle school best friend, dumped me three years ago. Everything was fine from my end.

We worked despite my shyness and her confidence. She knew everything. She filled my loneliness when I had little friends and family support.

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