It’s not just semantics – stress and burnout are two very different things, and knowing the difference is critical to successfully managing burnout. I learned the hard way that stress management techniques don’t always help with burnout –sometimes they can even make it feel worse.
I came face to face with my own worst troll - and discovered it was me. Last June, I wrote a Facebook post following a complicated discussion with my son about sexual assault and racial privilege. I didn’t intend on discussing sex with my nine year old, much less...
Follow any – or all! – of these methods to move towards a lukewarm life of average accomplishment. Because why be brilliant when being bland is so easy?
I went from being an acquired taste to having mass appeal, and all I had to do was turn my volume down. But there was a cost. They called me elitist. What do they call you?
The Azure Window is so much more than a pile of rocks now washed away by the sea. No, the Azure Window represents my resilience, my ability to seek adventure and find opportunity even in the face of loneliness and adversity.