5 myths I don’t believe anymore after reading ‘You Are Here’ by Thich Nhat Hanh

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Thich Nhat Hanh is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk and peace activist who has established a number of practice centres around the world to spread his wisdom.


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Book cover of ‘I Quit Sugar’ by Sarah Wilson — picture by author


#7: I am approaching this day step by step.

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Positive affirmations are what they say they are: positive.


My Revelation of Reading ‘Killer Diamonds’ by Rebecca Chance

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Book cover of ‘Killer Diamonds’ by Rebecca Chance— photo by author

Today’s Lesson Is About Blame and Responsibility

I’m talking about the refusal of taking responsibility for one’s problems and instead, blaming others for it. …


With the 7 Concepts of Failure Introduced in ‘Failosophy’ by Elizabeth Day

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‘Failosophy’ by Elizabeth Day — Picture by author

With equal amounts of humour, compassion and eloquence she turns a conversation about failure into something you want to binge-listen. If that isn’t success, then I don’t know what is.


Main takeaways from “Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered” by Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark

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It took me 93 applications and 12 interviews before I finally signed a contract.

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And how you can get started straight away

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Three things we can learn from the art of Kintsugi

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About a remarkable and magical feat of nature

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Dreaming About Rain

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Pia Barna

24 years, based in London. Interested in reading, writing, walking, gymnastics, music, podcasts, health and well-being and most importantly: squirrels!

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