Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die

Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die

n the privacy of our own minds, we sometimes imagine the strangest, ghastliest things happening to those we love. We’re not insane, simply up against the complexity of all close human relationships. Continue reading “Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die”

Why We (Sometimes) Wish Those We Love Might Die

How to Wait for a Very Long Time

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The journey is the reward. Continue reading “How to Wait for a Very Long Time”

How to Wait for a Very Long Time

On Feeling Depressed

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There remains a huge amount of stigma around depression, but if we look at what an average human is up against, feelings of depression are entirely normal, indeed, to be expected. We don’t need to compound our misery through a sense that it’s either unusual or unwarranted. Continue reading “On Feeling Depressed”

On Feeling Depressed

How to Overcome Shyness

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The secret to overcoming shyness is to remember that others are, beneath the differences, always substantially the same as we are. Continue reading “How to Overcome Shyness”

How to Overcome Shyness

How to Complain

How to Complain

A good life will always have to involve complaining about how some people behave around us. But the act of complaining can go better or worse, depending on our our approach. Knowing how to complain properly is one of life’s key skills. Continue reading “How to Complain”

How to Complain

“Hi Stranger” is the Weirdest Claymation Video Ever

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“You’re so hard on yourself, but you are wonderful and worthy of being loved.” Continue reading ““Hi Stranger” is the Weirdest Claymation Video Ever”

“Hi Stranger” is the Weirdest Claymation Video Ever

How To Be Confident

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Within this School of Life animation, philosopher and author Alain de Botton imparts some handy wisdom that may help you to become more confident. Continue reading “How To Be Confident”

How To Be Confident