Personal Development, Practical Instruction

What Do You Really Want?

Two big questions often arise on the path to flourishing, and if you haven't asked yourself these questions, well, this article wants to give you the opportunity. Start a document or write in your journal along with this article in order to engage more fully if you'd like to. What do you want? Look into… Continue reading What Do You Really Want?

Motivation, Personal Development, Travel

How to Begin Engaging with Yourself

In my Flourish post I briefly mentioned the way we excuse ourselves from doing difficult things, how we rationalise that next beer, or one more episode, or continuing on somebody else's pursuit of happiness. Often this is just because we haven't paused for a moment to consider what might be the best course of action… Continue reading How to Begin Engaging with Yourself

Creative Pieces, Important Concepts, Learnable Skills, Motivation, Personal Development

GRIT – A Personal Story

Once, in a poor land not too far from here, a young boy was born. Nothing was particularly interesting about this boy, as he was regularly told by his mother. She loved him dearly deep down, but mental instabilities internalized during her youth often lead to her poorly treating the boy. He was the youngest… Continue reading GRIT – A Personal Story