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An Introvert with Roommates (6 Tips)

Yours truly has had roommates, dorm mates, apartment mates, house mates, duplex mates… you name it. It was torture. Hello, I am an introvert.

I’m not blaming my roommates; they were all fine. 784 more words


Please Don't Quit Before You Even Begin

Have you ever wanted something then shrugged it off because you thought you were not smart enough?

A little spark enters your life and you get excited about the prospect of chasing your dreams, but then your mind becomes flooded with doubts and reasons why it probably won’t work out… 410 more words

Being Brave and Overcoming Obstacles

Why do we stop doing things that scare us? Not the things that will put us in grave danger, but rather the things that make us feel uncomfortable but could make us feel pretty darn good about ourselves if we successfully completed them. 224 more words


Changing Reactions to Threats

Recently, I read an article by Eleanor Goldberg, entitled: Climate Change Could Have A Serious Impact On Mental Health. Goldberg wrote this article in the context of the climate discussions that have been taking place in Bonn, Germany these past few weeks. 410 more words

Overcoming Obstacles

On Making Progress

The goal here is usually to write three times per week – Monday, Wednesday, Friday – for about a year, then scale back to once per week. 229 more words


Person You Once Knew

Life is brutal.
It can leave you broken and bruised.

Take a long look in the mirror. 100 more words


The Strength of A Woman

Years of yearing.

Just trying to belong.

Years of learning. 89 more words