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Study: Smartphones are addictive, and can increase narcissistic tendencies (Also, water is wet)

Smartphones should come with health warnings, according to a study from the University of Derby, which examined the relationships consumers form with their pocket computers. 289 more words

Tech

DeAndre Jordan Free Throw Into My Chair!

Whatever our inadequacies, be personal or professional, most of us have the dubious comfort of exposing those deficiencies in a limited or private environment but if you are a pro athlete or a performer, those deficiencies are routinely played out in front of large, noisy, expectant audiences. 320 more words

Mentality

Gonna give this writing thing a go.

I am not a writer or English student or a wordsmith. I am a Christian who paints, draws, and makes music, who also happens to be mentally ill. 175 more words

Bipolar

Mental Abortion 2

She said I need to take pills to remember stuff better. I said I’d rather have pills to help me forget.

Writing

What Depression Feels Like To Me

The worst feeling I’ve ever known in life is one of being attacked by my own mind. It makes me feel helpless and trapped; two emotions that are hard to fight against. 742 more words

Personal Story

Yoga, Movement & Literacy

Yoga helps students of all ages increase strength, flexibility, coordination, posture and endurance. It also improves concentration and can have a calming effect.

Yoga teaches us to look at challenges in a different way, and it helps us cultivate patience and perseverance in the face of struggle, instead of giving up. 639 more words

Mindfulness

Rant of the day: First day jitters

From my own experience and from talking to all those close to me I have discovered that something is inevitable in all new experience: the dreaded first day jitters. 273 more words