Has reading and writing taken away our ability to remember?

This post is a little different from most of the others, in the sense that instead of talking about stress or stress relief directly, I'm going to be talking about something random that I find intriguing (which is its own stress buster in a way). I remember watching an educational program on TV a long …

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How other people’s stress can get to you

We all like to complain after a bad day. Everyone does it, whether to a friend, a family member, our significant other, or our therapist; we complain and unload and through that, we feel a little better. The problem arises when you complain too much. When that happens, some of your stress will start to …

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Try this: Anamorphic Drawings

How many of you have heard about anamorphic drawings? It’s pretty cool and has everything to do with how perspective can change everything.  Anamorphic drawings get their name from Anamorphisis which means a distorted projection or perspective in which you (the viewer) have to use a special device (like a cylindrical mirror) or place yourself …

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It’s not what you think/Outside the box: Learning random thing works

I've said this many times already in previous posts- to the point that I'm starting to feel like a broken record – one of the best ways to manage your stress is to distract yourself from the situation. Take your brain off the thing that is causing you so much frustration and anguish for a …

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It’s not what you think/Outside the box: Have a dream

You know those stories where the main character has some sort of a higher purpose and that purpose becomes their driving force for the entire story? Like King Arthur being destined to be the king of England because he pulled out the sword from the stone, or Hercules being a hero because he was the …

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Things that get me stressed: Wanting to say something but being unable to

I think of myself as what the internet calls, a socially awkward penguin. I don't know why the people of the internet call it that but hey it’s the internet, its filled with weird stuff. So anyway, socially awkward penguin. I'm not so good at social interaction. I mean I'm okay at it, I've been …

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It’s not what you think/Outside the box: Optimism

Someone once said We live to give life meaning What we do is for us choose What we eat is for us to choose Where we live is for us to choose Where we work is for us to choose Why we suffer is for us to choose How we suffer is for us to …

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