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Author Of The Shack Shares Five Tips For Dealing With Grief
What words of wisdom do you have for people who are going through grief or hardship? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.. Answer by Wm Paul Young, Author of New York Times Best Seller, The Shack, on Quora: What words of wisdom do you have for people who are going through grief or hardship? Thank you for the tenderness of this question.
Feb 14, 2017 7:46PM - GPS for the Soul
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Green Beret Shares How to Stay Motivated in Difficult Situations
What are the secrets to staying motivated during emotionally difficult times? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.. Answer by Ronald Fry, Speaker, Entrepreneur, Author of Hammerhead Six, on Quora: What are the secrets to staying motivated during emotionally difficult times? This is a great question and one that others are more qualified to answer, but I will take a shot at it.
Feb 14, 2017 7:20PM - GPS for the Soul
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How to Embrace the Gift of Criticism
This past October, I received the news from my literary agent that the novel I'd been laboring over and believed was finished, needed more work before she could take it out to market. It was hard enough to accept this judgment, let alone share my disappointment with anyone--particularly my readers, in spite of the fact they've always remained remarkably loyal. Perhaps I was simply embarrassed to admit it.
Feb 14, 2017 5:47PM - GPS for the Soul
Feeling lonely is stressful for your mind and body. Our ancestorslived in tribes and relied on others to hunt or gather food, raise theiryoung, and fight off predators. Your brain is wired to connect withother people, and it interprets loneliness as a chronic stressor, triggeringyour fight, flight, or freeze response.
Sep 20, 2017 2:50AM - Psychology Today (psychologytoday.com)
Coach and counselor Stephanie Kangs clients experience self-doubt in all sorts of ways. For instance, theyre hesitant to speak up and feel like their work isnt good enough. They shoot down their own ideas, dismissing them as unrealistic or something theyre not capable of executing anyway.
Sep 17, 2017 11:01PM - Psych Central.com (blogs.psychcentral.com)
Some commonly held ideas about what we know about the brain are nothing more than myth, and a new study recently published in Frontiers of Psychology has set out to disprove these falsehoods despite their prevalence in culture. Our infant daughter spent years with her face pressed up against our TV screen supposedly having her learning capacity expanded through classical music and stimulating images delivered to her by a then-popular video series, Baby Einstein. At the time, everyone seemed to believe that exposure to classical music had a beneficial effect on young minds.
Sep 17, 2017 8:04PM - Big Think (bigthink.com)
Lifestyle> Creativity September 15, 2017 When you're stressed out, try writing a song. Next Article Earlier this year, we grew anxious and distressed with how immigrants were being targeted with inflammatory rhetoric and discriminatory policies. But, instead of taking to the streets to protest with anger, we got busy by composing several songs that culminated in the release of our new album Home: Where Everyone Is Welcome, which is inspired by immigrants.
Sep 15, 2017 12:46PM - Entrepreneur (entrepreneur.com)
Harvey was first used as a storm name in 1981, and six other storms have had that name. The gale that followed Harvey every six years used to be called Irene. But in 2011, Hurricane Irene pummeled the Caribbean and many cities on the East Coast, so that name was retired, to be replaced by Irma.
Sep 7, 2017 8:05PM - nytimes.com (nytimes.com)
Kimberley Luu and associate professor Peter Hall, of the School of Public Health and Health Systems at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, report their study in the journal Mindfulness. Yoga and meditation, once regarded as predominantly Eastern customs, are becoming mainstream in the West. In the United States, for example, there are 36.
Sep 7, 2017 2:10PM - Medical News Today (medicalnewstoday.com)
Preparedness supplies getting WIPED OUT as Hurricane Irma threatens Florida (Natural News) Just in case Hurricane Harvey and the catastrophic Houston flooding incident didnt wake up enough Americans to the importance of preparedness and survival planning, Hurricane Irma has just achieved beast status with 180 mph super winds that easily put it at a category 5 superstorm. According to the National Hurricane Center: Irma is a potentially catastrophic category 5 hurricane and will bring life-threatening wind, storm surge, and rainfall hazards to portions of the northeastern Leeward Islands beginning later today and the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico beginning tomorrow. Preparations should be rushed to completion before the arrival of tropical-storm force winds later today in the Leeward Islands and tomorrow morning in Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Sep 5, 2017 6:17PM - NaturalNews.com (naturalnews.com)
(Natural News) Theres one reason the United States has such loose regulations when it comes to allowing known carcinogens and health-crippling chemicals to be put in our most popular food products: Its a big bread winner for the pharmaceutical industry. Why? Its almost inevitable in America that once you start reeling from the effects of eating chemicals that you will visit a medical doctor, who will then prescribe chemical drugs to manage the symptoms of toxic food additive disorder. You see, most countries around the world have a universal healthcare insurance system that provides relative equality of access, with fees set and maintained by a government committee.
Sep 5, 2017 6:16PM - NaturalNews.com (naturalnews.com)
It's one thing when outsiders don't recognize my faith. It's a different kind of sadness when I'm made to feel like a stranger in the synagogue.
Sep 20, 2017 10:06AM - NPR-Religion
Biblical literalists affirm in The Sign that Sept. 23 is the day the end comes as prophesied in Revelation. Fortunately, the film doesn't only present this version of the story, says Marcelo Gleiser.
Sep 13, 2017 5:49PM - NPR-Religion
NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Zafar Sobhan, editor-in-chief of the Dhaka Tribune, about the Rohingya in Bangladesh. Nearly 400,000 members of Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority have sought refuge.
Sep 12, 2017 8:31PM - NPR-Religion