Musings

What Do Successful People Have in Common?

I have always been curious about what makes a person succeed in life. Is success dependent on genetics or one's upbringing (nature vs. nurture)? Or is the...
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Moving Beyond Gender Neutrality

Lately there’s been a growing movement towards gender neutrality. Fashion labels are jumping on board by not labeling their clothing as either men’s or women’s but designing...
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The Cult of Happiness

Living in a culture where there's an abundance of 'how to be happy' seminars and books promoting 'happiness', it is logically to think that finding happiness is...
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The Artist Date: How Making Time for ‘You’ is More Essential Than You Think

A book that was recommended to me as I work on publishing my first memoir is The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron. A seminal book that has...
Musings

What Is The Meaning Of Life?

When I was studying English Literature at University College London, I remembered my English mentor's first sentence was, "Cristy we can discuss anything, just don't try to...
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Why You Don’t Have to Be Rich, to Live Rich

Do you also sometimes fall into that trap of thinking 'if I have X then I will be or do Y?' Like for example; If I have enough...