Difficult people are a lot like the strange creatures that inhabit the deep ocean. There are reasons they develop thick armor and poisonous barbs. Examining why can help us deal with unpleasant people.
Category Archives: Positive Thinking
The Lesson of the Cancelled Flight: When Life Makes You Pause
What do you do when life forces you to pause? Do you struggle even more? How long will it take you to accept that your flight is grounded?
Refusing Errant Data from Your Brain on Gloomy Days
Shutting down the feed of negative thoughts from your brain on days predestined to be gloomy.
Parts Per Million…Parts Per Billion
Diluting our stress into “parts per billion.” Imagining your anxious moments as droplets instead of reservoirs. The scientific mantra I’ve been using lately.
The Truth About Gingerbread Houses
What if we told gingerbread families the truth about the beautiful homes we build for them. How to avoid “the cookie crumble” this holiday season.
Don’t Assume You Are The Only Good In Your World
If you lie awake agonizing about all the tragedy you imagine is going on around you, change your perspective. Try to imagine what would happen if weren’t the only good person in the universe.