Posts Tagged ‘personal growth’

The Importance of Finding Meaning in Your Life

Finding Meaning

  I have been obsessed with finding meaning in my own life, and the meaning of life generally since I was a child. You may deduce from this that I was a bit off, and you would be right! Some say I still am. Somebody has to think of these things, and I just naturally…

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Courage to Face Our Unsettling Truths

Freud and Unsettling Truths

Highlights: We still lack a lot of understanding of how the mind works, especially in treating depression We often avoid our ‘unsettling truths’ Self awareness takes honesty and courage I read an article recently in the Guardian regarding psychoanalysis versus cognitive behavioral therapy. Sometimes I read these types of articles because I am interested in the…

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Here are some AHA Moments. What are Yours?

Aha Moments

Concepts of the Post: Having direction and purpose lends itself to a more meaningful life Taking time to pause and reflect is a healthy practice Action: Make a list of your own aha moments AHA Moments “There’s so much information on the internet. But people don’t need more information, they need ‘aha moments,’ they need…

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Are You a Zombie? Here is the Cure


  Warning! The Zombie Apocalypse is here! They are all around us, in our communities, our workplaces, in the stores we shop at and even our homes! It’s a full scale invasion. They have infiltrated all of our institutions, our classrooms, our boardrooms and the highest political offices. There is nowhere to hide. I hate…

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How to Live a Life of Purpose – and Why

Got Purpose photo

It’s a matter of choosing what is most important to you and putting that first. Once you have recognized your true purpose in life, this becomes much easier. – Clarence Clemons What is a Life of Purpose – and Why Should I Care? The answer is, it depends. If you have a job that provides…

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