Pick a topic you want to understand and start studying it. Give yourself a semester of Spanish or biology, sociology, geometry, or American history perhaps? Start without forethought, without know-how or talent. Start with bad ideas. Start begrudgingly and without confidence. Just start. Arrive early so that you have time to look around. Ask yourself … Continue reading Seven November Shifts
Seek boredom. Create space and time for having nothing at all to do, to watch, to listen to. Go someplace where there is no one to talk to. Make time for you and raw reality to become acquainted again. Accept the impermanence of things. Autumn is a time of uncomfortable, undesirable, uncontrollable change. It’s best … Continue reading Seven October Shifts
Hello, dear readers and happy Monday! I know, I know, Mondays aren’t happy. Mondays are for being tired, and grouchy, and remembering all the things you don’t like about your life. Mondays are for wanting to crawl back into bed. But, let’s try something different. Let’s think of Mondays as a chance at a fresh … Continue reading To Be Cynical is to be Human
It’s Monday lovelies which means we all have to our collective asses in gear and get motivated. Yes we are sad to see the weekend go but good things can happen in those days between Sundays and Saturdays we we get out there and hustle hard! Historically the word hustle has been associated with shady … Continue reading Monday Motivation // Hustle Baby
This week I am going to distance myself from the negativity in my workplace. Last week wasn’t so great at work and I allowed myself to get angry and frustrated. I never want to let other people affect my emotions that way. What they do or think doesn’t concern me, so I need to let … Continue reading Monday Motivation, Goals, and Plans
It’s Monday again, the hardest day of the week to love, but I’m alive and I’m grateful so it can’t be all bad right? Monday’s are for starting fresh and setting the tone for the week and for me, this week is going to be good. I want it to be anyway so I’m going … Continue reading Monday Motivation – Blogging 201 Edition
It’s Monday and that means, like so many of you, I am back at work. I have been trying my best not to complain about Mondays anymore. I realized it was a waste to start the week so negatively. I hear so many of my coworkers saying the day sucks simply because it is the … Continue reading It’s Monday People, You Know What That Means!