I only saw flaws

I was obsessed with every brush stroke, drip, and visible inconsistency.I was staining the railings on my front porch. They’d been neglected, and I wanted them to be beautiful. But each time a new layer of stain dried, I saw more flaws. I eyed every angle of each spindle and kept going back to touch [...]

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The sky is falling

Sometimes it feels like the sky is falling. Like, things happen outside of us that we don't see coming. That unexpected bill, a hurtful comment, or a plan that falls through.At first, it feels like we have no control in the situation. We feel powerless, as if life is being done "to" us rather than [...]

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Does Your Brain Freak Out Too?

A friend called me a few weeks ago. As I talked to her, I realized she was having an experience so many people have. She wanted something, but she was getting in her own way from getting it. She had just received an email from one of her clients. It said, "Thank you. I look [...]

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