21 traits of successful people

Success doesn’t have to be money and a mansion. It can mean whatever you want it to mean for you. Question: are you letting someone else tell you what it means to be successful? Well, then I’m sorry but you’re losing. Define your own success and you’ll be happy when you achieve it. That said,…

My raw, misguided idea of beauty

I woke up and glanced at the clock. Overslept.  Again. I had only about an hour to get ready for work if I wanted to stick to my walking schedule. I went to the bathroom, grabbed a shower, and got dressed. With 45  minutes remaining, I had a choice. I could eat something, or I could…

Never fear your own rage

Are you feeling angry? Is life really getting you down? Does it seems like you’ve got all the problems without answers while everyone else has a cheat sheet? Do your friends make you feel terrible? Is your family driving you insane? Did the washer, dryer and fridge all break on the same day, while you were…

Why Playing It Safe Is Riskier than You Think

Originally posted on SKYLARITY:
Before you delve into the heart of this post, for the next few minutes, I’d like you to reflect on your life and the many times you avoided risks and opted for the path of least resistance—the path that was comfortable and predictable. Looking back, what did you see? Here’s what…