When The Enemy Of My Enemy, Is My Friend

When The Enemy Of My Enemy, Is My Friend

“The enemy of my enemy is my friend” is an ancient proverb which suggests that 2 parties can or should work together against a common enemy. The full quote is “The enemy of my enemy is my friend. The friend of my enemy is my enemy.”

If we apply it to our modern world, can it help us navigate personal and professional boundaries with grace?

If you don’t own it, it will just own you.

If you don’t own it, it will just own you.

Almost 20 years ago, I started my private practice at a similar time to a friend who worked as a nutritionist and specialised in homeopathy and herbs. Her dyslexia sometimes meant that her website and newsletters had typos or spelling errors that she was very self...