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When We Feel Vulnerable, We Feel Alive: Reflections on the Power and Vitality of Vulnerability

By Adam J. Pearson

Vulnerability–the feeling of risk, uncertainty, and emotional exposure–is not weakness. It’s a source of inner power and a source of vitality. When we feel vulnerable, we feel alive. 657 more words

Happiness

Getting our priorities right

Some of my most loyal readers and those that know me best have remarked that they like my blog because when they read it they can hear me speaking. 863 more words

Women

Using WPS on your Wi-Fi router may be even more dangerous than you think

A Swiss security researcher has found yet more problems with Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), a system built into many wireless routers to make it easier for you help guests and visitors to get online. 1,496 more words

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One-upping

Being one-upped is not fun.  Relationships and friendships become difficult when someone is trying to put another in an inferior position.  When it comes to social interactions, one-upping is defined as: 683 more words

Conversations

#LiveOutLoudEveryday Instagram Challenge: Day 2 - Permission

Day 2: #Permission of the #LiveOutLoudEveryday Challenge

It all starts here. I took both of the Brene Brown e-courses this past year and one of the things that resonated was the idea of permission slips. 164 more words

Run. On.

It’s 1:30am and though my body whines of exhaustion, my creative veins are encouraging me to tip tap the next few minutes away to clear a mind that runneth over so that when the body finally lays, the mind will join in unison to release a wonderful chorus of zzzzzzzzzzzs… 453 more words

Life

One Classroom, Three Steps, One Mission.

It’s been a while…I know. But has anyone ever told you how mud work it takes to be a teacher? I don’t want to lecture you about what “I’ve” done over the past two months–but if I could go back in time and only begin to appreciate how much work my teachers put into me before they even knew who I was, I certainly would. 623 more words

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