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"The more anxiety, the more you feel that you are headed in the right direction." -Joyce Carol Oates
We tend to think of stress as bad. However, recent research suggests this is an extreme oversimplification.
One study followed 30,000 adults for 8 years and found high levels of stress increased the risk of death by 48% but only among people who believed stress is bad for your health. 167 more words
“The story [‘The Woman in the Window’] evolved over a period of time, perhaps two weeks. It is usually the case that a character’s past self fills in, as one develops him; it’s like a dream in which initially things seem thin and sketchy but, as you stare at them, they begin to solidify, to take on weight, depth and substance. 19 more words