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The Three Letters That Change Everything

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 07.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

See what happened there? Those three simple letters changed everything. All of a sudden it wasn't that I couldn't do something...but that I couldn't do it at this moment. And, if I wanted to, I could do it in the future.

Reframing Forgiveness

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.15.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We can't force someone to forgive. Therefore, the road to forgiveness may also involve understanding the person who has harmed us. This requires starting off on a journey that may entail a close examination of the person we need to forgive. The journey can be long and torturous.

How Nicer Thoughts Can Lead To A Nicer Life

Kati Reijonen | Posted 07.11.2016 | Fifty
Kati Reijonen

Life is a scary situation, you see. Happiness and good fortune are so rare in this miserable world that if luck should strike, one should firstly take it as an exception to the rule that nothing good ever happens and secondly, if good does happen, be quiet about it.

The Happiness Ratio

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 07.05.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deirdre Maloney

I recently found myself chatting with a woman I hadn't met before. She was working a whole lot of hours. She had several kids. She didn't sleep much. ...

Bullying, Sikh Children, And Awareness

Sehej Kaur | Posted 07.01.2016 | Religion
Sehej Kaur

I hope that with awareness and education efforts, less children will be targeted for being "different" and more people will recognize the amazingness of marginalized communities.

Father-Daughter Bonds

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 07.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Conclusion: The parenting role of the father to his daughter may be one of the most difficult and significant of human relationships.

Six Quotes You Must Believe To Be A Successful Entrepreneur

Steve Siebold | Posted 07.01.2016 | Business
Steve Siebold

What separates great entrepreneurs from everyone else? Most people would say things along the lines of hard worker, smarts, expertise, dedication, thi...

Intimacy, a Hierarchy (With Thanks to Abraham Maslow)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 06.03.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

We're complex beings, and there is always more to learn. Caring is more important than "knowing." Are we interested, receptive, curious? The element of surprise can fuel a sense of newness and add excitement when we're open to it.

The Search for Identity

Maria X. Liu | Posted 05.19.2016 | Women
Maria X. Liu

As we continue to digitalize our presence, our "self" moves further into a digital space. We are struggling to define ourselves in a space that doesn't exist, it is overwhelming.

The LA Melancholia Syndrome

Rance Collins | Posted 05.11.2016 | Queer Voices
Rance Collins

There's a condition in Los Angeles that affects one in one person who chooses to inhabit the disjointed Mecca.

10 Thoughts About Money You Must Stop Believing

Steve Siebold | Posted 05.04.2016 | Business
Steve Siebold

There are many reasons people struggle with money. For some, it could be that they spend too much. For others, it could be that they don't know how to make their money grow and work for them.

T h o u g h t s

SOE MOE LWIN | Posted 05.19.2016 | GPS for the Soul
SOE MOE LWIN

Thoughts will Come Thoughts will Go Some quite Fast Some quite Slow ... Watch them as they Do Appear Things we keep Inside so dear ... No Con...

A Love Letter to Anxiety

Demetra Gregorakis | Posted 05.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Demetra Gregorakis

Dear Anxiety, I will be honest I'm not afraid of death, I have a belief, I have a spiritual connection I know there is more than this. I'm afraid ...

What Am I Really Capable Of?

Zack Young | Posted 04.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Zack Young

Whether it's through your work, in your spare time or through the legacies you leave in this world, you have the power to create change and make your mark -- whatever stage of life you're at.

On Religion

Dana Agmon | Posted 04.07.2016 | Religion
Dana Agmon

I don't believe in religion. It is not out of disrespect, it is just something I sincerely am unable to comprehend; the fault is mine. I don't belie...

I Suffer From Erythromelalgia, And It Feels Like I'm Burning Alive

Melissa Curley Bogner | Posted 04.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Melissa Curley Bogner

The pain feels and looks like a scorching fire inside the limbs. I'd jump up and down on one leg in a blazing desert while eating live crickets if a doctor said it would cure me.

The Super-Simple, Super-Awesome Word That Makes You Happier, Less Stressed, And Less Disappointed in Life

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 04.05.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deirdre Maloney

Instead of fearing what might happen in the unknown, instead of imagining and trying to pre-control worst-case scenarios, we can plan as best we can... and then move forward with a sense of curiosity. We can let things progress, and then respond as needed.

Is Your Mind Getting Fat?

Christine Hassler | Posted 03.24.2016 | Women
Christine Hassler

If you were attempting to release weight, decreasing your portions of high-calorie food while increasing your consumption of nutritional veggies and fruits would be an effective strategy. Imagine the benefits of applying the same principle of portion control to your thoughts!

How Your Thoughts Change Your Brain, Cells and Genes

Debbie Hampton | Posted 03.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Debbie Hampton

Every minute of every day, your body is physically reacting, literally changing, in response to the thoughts that run through your mind.

Betrayal (Some Thoughts)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 03.18.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

We do well to keep in mind the ubiquitous nature of betrayal that has been with us since the beginning of time and to recognize our capacity to betray and be betrayed.

Anxieties: Getting to the Root of the Matter

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 03.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
20 Beautiful Women

Our thoughts are very powerful and they create our realities. We cannot allow random thoughts to roam around in our minds; we must begin to recognize and stop negative thoughts and emotions from taking over. We can be free from toxic thoughts but it will require a mental work out.

The Thoughts You Have At Your Desk Are Bizarre And Hilarious

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 04.05.2016 | Comedy

Work can be monotonous. And while your body is on autopilot, your mind is being distracted by those random thoughts floating through your head. Here a...

A Serious Plea to Stop Doing This Immediately

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 03.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Putting ourselves down can be a tempting habit. It makes us seem humble. It fills the dead air of conversation. It gets ahead of others who might put us down first.

An Appeal To The People Vying For My Vote

Jeremy Nix | Posted 03.02.2016 | Politics
Jeremy Nix

I am a voter. So who should I pick based on what I've seen? I want someone to convince me who I can vote for that will change the problems this country has that I have seen with my own eyes.

I Wrote From the Heart and it Touched a Nerve

Jeremy Nix | Posted 02.25.2016 | Politics
Jeremy Nix

This post has been an interesting experience for me. I have received hateful Twitter messages from those who disagree with my opinion. I have been praised for writing it. I have been accused of being a pretentious douche-bag, full of white privilege, who talks down to his audience and is unwilling to listen to anyone else's opinions or views.