The Truth Shall Set You Free and Make Everybody Hate You
Are you one of those people who always tell the truth, no matter what? A big mouth with a wide grin, ready to shove reality down humanity’s throat? Or are you one of those people with a small mouth, who never offers your opinion unless prompted? But when prompted you tell the truth, no matter how painful it is? And have you also noticed fewer and fewer people around you?
The Marshmallow Test — The Best Tool to Getting Anything You Want
To marshmallow or not to marshmallow, that is the question. Have you noticed that nothing seems to work out for you? Have you given up trying to succeed? Are you contemplating the uselessness of your life while binging on Netflix series, drowned in a sea of potato chip crumbs?
The American Shock: From Atrocity to Beauty and Back Again
I am not an American. I am hardly even European. My country is one of those poor Eastern European ones, trapped between the old continent and big monstrous Russia, hardly part of Europe’s culture. A gate between heaven and hell.
Delirium and Self-Control: Riding the Bear Market
A bear market is a place where all hope is lost and delirium is your new reality. Imagine losing all your savings. Followed by a future where you can’t produce any extra money. You are either too ill or too old or the world has collapsed onto itself and that’s it: no income, no hope, no future.
Do You Want To Never Feel Lonely Again?
I recently came across some papers from about 20 years ago. I read them and they broke my heart. Pages steeped in despair, scattered with the words ‘lonely’ and ‘loneliness’ every other sentence. It used to be the soundtrack of my life.
7 Signs Your Romantic Relationship Is the Real Deal
1. You can be yourself Are you a hippie girl trying for the 10th time to fit into a corporate power suit to meet your guy’s business partners? Well, stop. Unless you tried it and found out you actually liked it, don’t be someone you’re not. It’s going to make you miserable and that will rub off on your partner and the relationship.
Cannabis: Wild One-Night Stand or Beautiful Love Story?
I’m a laid-back kind of person. I almost never feel anxious. It only happened a few times, right before I went on stage or before my driver’s license test. But it was nothing more than a thrill that seemed natural in the given circumstances. There was never a situation when I felt the need to tame my nerves with something soothing.