My Twisted Writer Brain…

When I Don’t Want to Do Something I’ll Often Say I’m “Too Busy”… Well, Guess What? I Think Mel Robbins Saw Me… Oh Oh…

If you don't know who Mel Robbins is, I'll tell you she's a motivational speaker and author who sees right through the bullshit. Two of her books are my faves: Take Control of Your Life and The High Five Habit (which took her four years to finish). Both books are meant to help an individual… Continue reading When I Don’t Want to Do Something I’ll Often Say I’m “Too Busy”… Well, Guess What? I Think Mel Robbins Saw Me… Oh Oh…

Auntie Says, Auntie Says...

Do You Know How to Truly Empathize With Someone? People Don’t Want Pity~~They Want Understanding.

This wonderful chart below came to my attention one day when I was scrolling through my phone. The word "empathy" really caught my eye. Before we get going, let's take a look an an official definition of empathy. Oxford Dictionary What's important to distinguish here is the understanding. To understand how someone is feeling, you… Continue reading Do You Know How to Truly Empathize With Someone? People Don’t Want Pity~~They Want Understanding.

Auntie Says, Auntie Says..., My Twisted Writer Brain…

Weekend Roundup–Where Does All the Time Go? Getting Back in the Groove Surrounded by Rain, Procrastination, and A List As Long As My Driveway…

You're going to have to trust me, but my driveway is long. It's not like those ones in the movies that are like a two mile lane with manicured lawns and a canopy of trees to make the drive ever so romantic and special--but it's still long--but normal long. It's long enough that you don't… Continue reading Weekend Roundup–Where Does All the Time Go? Getting Back in the Groove Surrounded by Rain, Procrastination, and A List As Long As My Driveway…