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A Lesson in Being Positive: Less Bitching, More Doing

A Lesson in Being Positive: Less Bitching, More Doing

I seem to have gotten the label of positive, which rather amuses me, because negativity is a frequent companion of mine. But it brings something important to the forefront: being positive isn’t about never having negative thoughts. Rather, being positive is all about how you deal with negative thoughts Negative people give in and complain. […]

The Misunderstood Introvert

The Misunderstood Introvert

Amanda’s note: I wrote the following a few months ago after seeing someone say that introverts could “become” extroverts. The idea annoys me. So when I unearthed this last weekend, I decided it was worth sharing. Because quiet isn’t bad. And I know I am quiet—and that people don’t always know how to react to […]