There was a meme that got really popular a while back that advised people who were dating folks who had been abused in the past. They’ll be grateful for little things, the meme said. And they’ll try to thank you for that. You need to discourage that behavior, the meme advised.
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Some weeks you get a refresher course in gratitude. This past one was last like that for me.
Maybe the truth is, there’s a little bit of loser in all of us. Being happy isn’t having everything in your life be perfect. Maybe… Read More »Practicing Gratitude Can Be as Simple as Finding a Patch of Sunlit Rug
Once upon a time, I thought that I would become secure if the right people just said the right words the right number of times.… Read More »The Fix for Insecurity Isn’t Compliments & Promises; It’s Gratitude.
What is productivity dysmorphia anyway? It’s an unhealthy relationship with your sense of productivity. When you achieve things, you may suffer from a nagging inner voice that says, “So what? What’s the big deal?” Yes, you may experience this even as other people congratulate you for your achievements.
Today’s article is a guest post by frequent Poly.Land contributor Fluffy about what they’ve learned from two of the worst years of their life.
What’s a person supposed to do if confidence is what they’re seeking? It’s the exact opposite of what most people default to: You build other people up.
You can’t make it a requirement that everyone in the world has to be happy before you’re allowed to be. That’s about the best recipe for unhappiness that I’ve ever heard.
“You’ll get through this,” I told myself. “It won’t always be that way.” And immediately felt annoyed.