Turning This Negative Thing Into A Positive Is Totally In Your Control

I was demoralized. I was sitting on my front porch, looking into my hands. I was holding a cigarette. I had just smoked a cigarette for the first time in 2 weeks. What made it worse was that I had just gotten home from the gym. I had gone 2 weeks without a cigarette, was […]

The Unintuitive Thing That Hurts But Makes You Stronger

When was the last time you heard someone criticize your work? When was the last time you heard criticism and didn’t get defensive? When was the last time you listened to someone’s feedback and considered that you had room for improvement? Forging ahead without listening is called being stubborn. Forging ahead while taking in and testing […]

Here’s How My Old Hoodie Taught Me Something About Life

I just bought a new hoodie. It’s not a fancy hoodie, but it did cost me a bit. It was a little pricey because it was made in a way that minimized impact to the planet, but didn’t compromise utility. It’s warm, stretchy, and stink-proof. I bought it because my other hoodies were getting less and […]