Stereotypes

Stereotypes

December 19, 2016Thoughts

(Originally posted on April 11, 2016) I hate stereotypes. Probably because I’m incredibly biased. When my mom gave birth, God deemed me unlucky and stamped “label me!” onto my forehead. Therefore, my life has been, is, and always will be a constant battle between pre- and misconceptions. Now some people will express their preconceptions of … Read More

Overcoming Limiting Beliefs

Overcoming Limiting Beliefs

December 19, 2016Thoughts

(Originally posted on April 9, 2016) My austrian ENFJ friend ROCKS the social realm. I did some web design work for her au pair blogging website. I tell you, the first day she made the site live, she had more than a thousand views. ONE SINGLE DAY. And you know what she said to me … Read More

The Ever-Present Shield

The Ever-Present Shield

December 19, 2016Thoughts

(Originally Posted April 7, 2016) I’m really starting to understand the point of reading. Like, I’ve always liked reading, but didn’t allow myself that enjoyment because I thought…it was stupid? A waste of time? Or I didn’t think I deserved enjoyment. Probably that last one. But I just read one of the most honest books … Read More

Video Review – Ralph Smart

Video Review – Ralph Smart

December 19, 2016Review

(Originally posted on January 29, 2016) Many modern-day people struggle with maintaining mental and emotional health. A number of people tackle the issue with methods that’ve worked for them, and share their knowledge with the world. One such person is Ralph, an author and psychologist who runs Infinite Waters. Ralph inspires people to better themselves. … Read More

Adventures of the Friendless

Adventures of the Friendless

December 19, 2016Thoughts

 (Originally posted on July 30th, 2015.) I’m friendless. At the moment, the fault lies with me. Or rather, my current teaching profession is a social energy sucking lake of quicksand in which I’m able to see a different path, but I’m kinda stuck right now. Help? If I quit my job, I’d have more chances … Read More

Emotional Intelligence

Emotional Intelligence

December 18, 2016Thoughts

I have a dilemma. I often hear that learning how to express my emotions will help prevent mental and physical health problems in the future. Being naturally hesitant to feel things deeply, it’s important for me to overcome the fear and just do the exercises necessary to better my emotional health. Intellectually, I get this. … Read More