Archive for the ‘Psychology’ category

Quiet

Whenever I challenged expectations like these by staying reserved, I always felt I was looked upon as hostile, which sometimes led me to actually be that way in self-defense. Requests from supervisors to make random social calls on my boss or listen to all-company conference calls in a room with everyone in the office always made me uncomfortable. I could never understand why I was expected to go against my nature…

Perpetual Patterns

If there’s one thing that doesn’t resonate with me, it’s safe writing. It’s often sterile, boring, and shallow. When writers distance themselves from their words, they end up filling pages with an excuse to write, often without saying anything of much substance. I’ve only just started…

The Power of Kindness

A part of me has been rushing through the final pages of the book in an attempt to finish it today. Another side of me found a deep connection with a powerful message introduced in the final pages and I’m hesitant to let go of that connection. It’s only the words on these last few pages that are making me question the way I’ve judged the book thus far. In the end, is it about the quality of the writing, or is it about…