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There Is A Zoo In My Head

When I am not reading some fabulous fiction novel I study how and why we do what we do. Recently, I have been reading a lot about the amygdala, otherwise known as the lizard brain.   729 more words

Day #773:Your Lizard Brain is Holding You Back

The lizard brain is hungry, scared, angry, and horny.

The lizard brain only wants to eat and be safe.

The lizard brain will fight (to the death) if it has to, but would rather run away. 180 more words

Quieting your self-publishing brain

I love this presentation by Seth Godin. It’s about finding the discipline to finish whatever you start without sabotaging yourself at some point along the way – like what might happen while writing a book. 45 more words


Do you feel it too?

Hello illusion (reality)!

I welcome you in my world; beckoning you to come closer and sit next to me. Let us talk and ponder; let us dream and create; let us deconstruct. 428 more words

Existential Crisis

Procrastination versus to be, to create and to connect

I just try to learn to be in the moment, to enjoy the process of creating and working (and learning) together with other creatives….but that damned lizard-brain of mine put everything on hold… 599 more words

Just Thoughts

What are you Afraid of?

It is no surprise to anyone that we live in a culture of fear. For the first time we actually have most of our needs met. 1,015 more words


What is the best way to stop bullies?

Questions kept popping up after my video on bullying:

Why do the anti-bullying programs seem to be ineffective, and sometimes even exacerbate the problem? Is there a good way to stop bullies? 1,108 more words

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