We all know what it takes for life to move forward, for us to get closer to that life we dream about. It takes clarity and energy for the foundation and then consistency, discipline, patience and many other factors to keep moving. Some of us aren’t even on square one. It can be depression, stress, … More This Thing With Being Stuck In A Mental Blob When You Want Success
So you have big dreams and a hard time even starting, because you don’t have the energy it takes to execute? Me too, welcome to the club. Besides eradicating depression by 2025 and travelling the world playing music every day, I would also love to cut a large hole in the wall between Palestine and … More Success Motivation For Low Energy People.
As a guitarist for 26 years and quite good one at that, I had a very uncomfortable moment of failure three weeks ago. I was at a blues jam session, twice as old as most of the others and social anxiety gathered inside of me as I waited my turn on the guitar. By the … More The Illusion Of Failure
As the current depression evolves, I keep spotting more and more weird elements in this overall and seemingly negative state. I have written enough about how I have conquered depression to the point of not being it’s slave during it’s, thankfully, temporary visits to my psyche. I’m on week four or five now and still … More What Is This Thing About Depression And Guilt Anyway?
“Us heavily depressed people often run into trouble with friends, family, job and other places in life where our situation isn’t met with understanding. What I have done a great many times, to get relief from annoying people, is to simply lie and tell them I’m sick. It’s healthier to lie to the ignorant, than to take on more pressure.” … More Sadness, The Third Phase In Depression.
“The first step was to stop taking other people personally, that way you free up a lot of space in your head, bypass you ego and vanities and can shoot right at the core of your attitude.” … More How To Fend Off Depression in the Making – Part 2.
Guest article by ©Tallal Aswad. Life does not come with a guide. We spend many years and decades, tons of money, energy and resources in formal education going to schools, colleges, universities and other professional awarding bodies in order to find a decent job and earn a living. But we hardly spend any time, energy, … More How to bounce back from crises and failures?
“Humility is in my experience the very key to true mental freedom.” … More Staying Positive When You’re Immensely Tired.
“This avoidance of forced discipline has liberated so much energy, that it has now become enjoyable jumping out of bed at 4.30am. I level up every week at the gym. Three months ago I could barely walk the treadmill, now I’m sprinting, striding, biking and sweating like the pig I was. Another new experience I enjoy, is cold showers only. The colder, the better.” … More Getting Success: Why I Never Use Goals, Plans Or Deadlines And Still Achieve My Dreams.
“Just because I spent some time as a homeless addict, doesn’t mean I wont climb Mt. Everest one day.” … More Going From Hopeless To Ordinary And Beyond.