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Feeling Bad? Good!

Feeling Bad? Good!

I have a confession to make. I’ve been wallowing. Such an interesting verb, isn’t it? To wallow. I wallow. He/she/it wallows. We wallow. To wallow is to indulge in something (ie. wallowing in luxury). Who wouldn’t want to do that? But what if...
Why You Need to Set Boundaries

Why You Need to Set Boundaries

This is for all of you who have a hard time saying that word. The one you want to say but find you can’t. The word that’s supposed to be a complete sentence in and of itself but so often is difficult to utter. “No.” We’re told that...
When You Feel Like Quitting…

When You Feel Like Quitting…

“What’s the point?” “I just feel like I’m working harder than ever and nothing’s working.” “It’s just not worth it.” Maybe you feel like this. Time to throw in the towel, pull up the stakes, and move on....
Stop Trying to Fix Yourself!

Stop Trying to Fix Yourself!

Things are kind of a mess right now. But you’re not. Even if you feel like you are. Even if you insist you are. Things aren’t working well. Things are broken. But you’re not. You’re you, being human in an increasingly complicated and messy...