Check, Please

Picture from Will by Sarah Cady (CC BY-NC-SA)

When’s the last time you checked in with yourself?

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Happy Arbitrary Line In the Sands of Time

When’s the last time you eyed your goals, plans, and progress? However you mark time, it helps to check in with yourself once in a while.

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The Irony of Rebellion (Part II)

Simple pendulum by Ethan Hein (CC BY) expanded

Simple, prolonged defiance can have unintended consequences. So what do you do with the time your rebellion has bought?

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The Irony of Rebellion (Part I)

Simple pendulum by Ethan Hein (CC BY) expanded

In the wake of “I Ain’t Voting” and other shortsighted acts, a reminder that simple, prolonged defiance can have unintended consequences.

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Solace & Perspective in Untamed Places

Contemplation by David G. Hawkins (CC BY-NC)

We can all use some comfort and perspective in these difficult times. When you feel overwhelmed, head for the wild.

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Why Pregnancy Is Not for Me

ritual by Monik Markus (CC BY)

Having babies is natural, but not always ideal. Just because you can reproduce doesn’t mean you should.

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Your Personal Year in Review

Before you raise a toast to 2016, take some time to appreciate the year you’re emerging from.

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How to Bust Your Creative Blocks

Kickstart your creativity with these few simple steps.

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Encouraging Quotes for Back to School Blues

back to school by jesuscm (CC BY-NC-ND)

For free spirits dreading the grind of school, some encouraging words from sympathetic souls.

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Start Choosing Happiness

week ten—brenna e.p. by Garrett Farlow (CC BY-NC-ND)

Ditching the stories that hold you back isn’t easy, but fulfillment is worth the effort.

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