Life

You Don’t Have to Be Useful

I don’t normally call out my fellow personal development bloggers, but yesterday I read a post so headdesk-worthy that I knew, in an instant, that I had to write a response. I won’t link to it here, but the gist of it was that we all spend so much time chasing the idea of “happiness” …

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The Key to a Confident Life

Remember when I was talking about how we all are part of our own narrative? About how we can write our own stories, and live our lives with a perspective of our own choosing – being the hero, the victim, the villain, even the comic relief if we want? There’s a reason that trick works: …

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what is the purpose of what I write?

Break Time I’m sorry, am I late? Sometimes I lose track of time… In all seriousness, I do apologize for the hiatus. It was semi-intentional; the busiest week I have is Memorial Day Weekend, and has been pretty much for the last ten years. This year was particularly heinous, and by Monday, when the thought …

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why procrastinate joy?

Gotta Have a Reeses If there’s one thing I miss in the world of advertising, it’s the good old Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup commercials. They would create absurdly complex scenarios whereby someone’s chocolate would end up in someone else’s peanut butter, for a happy union of seemingly disparate elements. They were hilarious. And it was …

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