Life is an ugly, formless clump of mistakes and pain that can be molded with deliberate and careful hands to make something so beautiful from something so ugly, it is almost impossible to comprehend. However, many people, maybe including yourself, believe this clump of life can be molded without an external force. However, there are two aspects… Continue reading 2 Ways for Finding Purpose in Life When You’re at Rock Bottom
This post is originally posted on Vinz poetry. What if like the games you exit Without getting to the checkpoint Then you turn on the game to mesh Only to begin from afresh Be careful don’t be a fool Suicide might not be a rescue. The message is short but very powerful. Let's spread the… Continue reading Repost: Suicide Is Not The Solution
When you’re feeling anxious or stressed, you may feel that there’s nothing you can do about it. However, no matter how stressful your life seems, there are a few strategies that will help you cope with stress and release some of the pressure in your life. 1. Identify the source of your stress. Ask yourself… Continue reading Practical Ways To Cope With Stress
By: Brianna Weist I recently watched (and some of you may be familiar with) a set of social experiments in which a group of men and then a group of women agreed to go on a date with a person they met on Tinder – a model, who would be in a fat suit when… Continue reading Watch: Why Women Are More Anxious Than Men
Have you known an addict or been an addict? Are you an addict now? Unfortunately, addictions come with the human condition. We’ve got alcoholics, drug addicts, sex addicts, workaholics, self-mutilators, and more. You name it, our culture has found it and become addicted to it. Addiction is defined as anything we do repeatedly that causes… Continue reading Addiction is Real. Here’s How to Beat It
Surfing the internet this morning, I couldn't help but share this write up from daily positives. Overall, I would consider myself a fairly controlled person. Yet when it comes to men, food, and social drinking – sayonara! As much fun as it might be at the time, the regret of: “Man, I told myself I… Continue reading Ways to Replace Temptation with Self Control
Stanford psychologist, Carol Dweck, has spent her career studying the mental phenomena that lead to success. The Effort Effect provides an overview of her findings. Why do some people reach their potential, while others with equal or greater talent fail? The answer, according to Dweck, is attitude. In fact, Dweck has observed that believing in… Continue reading Does Being Labeled As Gifted Undermine Personal Growth?