Lea Michele was accused of cruel behavior by former Glee castmates.

She reached out to them personally to have "healing" conversations.

She took time to reflect on the situation and learned the importance of how she makes people feel.

She considers her role as a leader both on and off-stage important.

She is grateful for the opportunity to apply what she's learned in a positive way.

She considers the experience to be a part of the patchwork of her life.

Her role in Funny Girl offers her the opportunity to introduce people to who she is now.

She experienced a lot of stress during the Glee days, but she is finding joy in her current experience.

She is having positive connections with people around her and that is giving her energy.