If you are starting something new as I currently am, you may find yourself running into obstacles you could not have easily anticipated beforehand. And some of those obstacles may prove to be downright discouraging. They seem to bear signs saying: Dead End, Wrong Way, or Do Not Enter. If you are typical rule follower… Continue reading “Wrong Way” Need Not Apply
Negative stress, my husband informed me, comes from the feeling of not having control. Yeah, that makes sense, I agreed with him. It’s a straightforward insight and yet I hadn’t heard it put in such clear terms before. I’ve held onto that thought ever since. I began observing myself in situations where I became impatient,… Continue reading Got control?
Here’s how it happened: some weeks ago a retweet directed me to an animated short of Ariana Huffington describing her recent book of redefining success: Thrive. At my next book shopping venture ( in a real bookstore), I decided to take this new self-help tome home with me. A couple of weeks later I’m in… Continue reading Deciding to #Thrive