The best way to make a long distance relationship work is to be open and honest with one another. No secrets, do things together even if it has to be by phone. Make sure to visits as much as possible. Make sure to communicate at least once a day. Try and not to control or get jealous. It is hard to make a long distance relationship work but it can be done if you keep in mind it is temporary and things will get better in time. If you truly love someone and want to be with them you will figure out what will work.