As I mentioned before, there are plenty of negative connotations tied to the idea of being vulnerable. In Brene’ Brown’s most notable Ted Talk, she discusses the power of vulnerability… Read more Vulnerability: Recognizing its Importance →
I like to know things. Whether these things actually provide useful information for the future or not doesn’t really matter. I like learning and I like feeding into my own… Read more Is That Weird?: America’s Fascination with Serial Killers →
TW: The book I’m discussing contains stories centered on abuse, rape, other forms of sexual violence as well as graphic medical detail in certain areas. Please be advised if you or someone you know would like to read this book.
“Thou shall love thy neighbor as thyself” (Matthew 22:39) This is probably one of the most well known verses in the Bible, right up there with “Jesus wept”. In his… Read more Called to Love: Takeaways from Everybody Always →
I’ve been told that I’m a great communicator. This statement isn’t to brag, but it’s something that is spoken over me from friends, co-workers, and former employers. I just have… Read more The Importance of Connection with “Everyone Communicates, Few Connect” →
“Thank you for your interest in this position. However, we have decided…” “Sorry, I’m busy.” “I’m sorry if I led you on but…” “I think we would be better off… Read more We Need Rejection and Failure →
I’m one of those people who really likes personality quizzes. I like them especially when I end up with something that highlights all of my positive qualities and downplays… Read more Understanding Myself and Others w/ ‘Personality Plus’ →