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This morning sucked

Some mornings are terrible. This morning I woke up angry that I’d slept in and was behind, disappointed that I wasn’t full of energy like I had been recently, and sad because it felt like I was losing control again. I was mad because I felt like I was letting myself down. My inner Eeyore […]

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Who invited Eeyore?

You don’t need me to tell you that life can be pretty bleak sometimes. All the great philosophers from Cicero and Buddha to Louis CK have nailed it: life is suffering. Ironically, it seems that the reason that life is suffering is to keep us alive. There’s a little old nut-shaped part of your brain […]