This Is How Each Myers-Briggs Type Ruins Their Own Life Without Even Trying To

@antonmattssoniiENTP You have a hard time committing- when it comes to possibilities, you see them and even thrive living in a realm with never ending choices and opportunities. You ruin your life without meaning to by constantly entertaining all your options and choices without picking one and sticking to it. Although possibilities are wonderful, if… via […]

Establishing Love With an Imperfect Partner

“Love doesn’t need to be perfect. It just needs to be true.” Unknown The prevailing ideal of perfect love is a major obstacle to establishing enduring, profound love. Finding meaning in an imperfect world “If you look for perfection, you’ll never be content.” Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina In his excellent book, Finding Meaning in an […] […]

Float report: Or, Kim tries hydrotherapy

I’ve just moved house, to a new city; it’s been a stressy time. Between the administrative challenges (do not put me on hold again!!), the physical labour (please, please, no more boxes…), and the emotion management required by getting to know a whole new group of neighbours, not to mention where the grocery and pet […] […]

Reclaiming Your Appointment With Your Psychiatrist — Fighting for a Future

Meeting with a psychiatrist during “medication appointments” is usually a very disempowering experience. The meetings usually last for 15 or 20 minutes. During the meeting we are expected to answer a few perfunctory questions and to leave with prescriptions for powerful drugs that can dramatically alter the quality of our lives. In these meetings the […] […]

We Should Forgive Everybody at Some Point.’ Chelsea Manning Speaks Out in Rare Public Appearance

(NANTUCKET, Mass.) — Chelsea Manning said Sunday she is not an “American traitor” as her critics have claimed, and that she did what she thought was right. Manning made the remarks at a conference in Nantucket that was one of her first public appearances since being released from a military prison in May. The Associated… via […]

Three Cinquains under the Moon (for Adelaide Crapsey)

These were originally written for a “Full Moon Social” celebration hosted by Jeff Schwaner in October 2014.. October 8, 1914 Listen… three silences none harsher than your breath dissipating into the night’s bright mouth. Later Rainfall and wind. How I would like to have touched you if only with words trembling from my lips. October […] […]

Life Quotes – The best

Be the best you can be. “To help yourself, you must be yourself. Be the best that you can be. When you make a mistake, learn from it, pick yourself up and move on.” – Dave Pelzer Be your best and do your best. Help others as much as you can. Be…… via The Best — […]