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Spirituality Is… Dirty. Obsessive. Deeply Concerned. Scabs, Shame, Transmutation, Wet Kisses, the Holy Cross, Desperation. Presence. the Birth Canal. Time Bender…

By Positively Positive | May 22, 2019
[Original Post] SPIRITUALITY IS…Anxiety and fear, mercy and bliss.It’s lying to yourself until the needle of Truth pierces your life and stitches you whole.Spirituality is doing the dishes and looking for your phone. Spirituality is how you touch yourself in the hot water at the end of the dayfingers into crevices remembering home in fluid. […]

UK minister says he talked about Port Talbot with Tata Steel

By Reuters News Agency | May 21, 2019

LONDON (Reuters) – A British government minister said on Tuesday that talks he held with Tata Steel this week were about issues relating to the firm’s site in Port Talbot in Wales. “I would say rather than a bleak picture, they painted a positive picture about how over years that site has grown,” Andrew Stephenson, […]

How I Let Go of the Need to Control Everything

By Positively Positive | May 21, 2019
[Original Post] If there were any Oscar awards for control freaking, I would have surely gotten one! Looking back on my past, I came to realize that I always wanted to have full control over everyone and everything: how people acted or felt, how my future was going to look like, and so on. During […]

Seven Things I Learned from Chess

By Positively Positive | May 21, 2019
[Original Post] Chess got me a girlfriend, it got me into college, it got me into graduate school, it got me my first job, it helped me raise money, it got my company sold, and it’s opened doors when previously they seemed locked to everyone around me. People mistakenly think chess = “smart.” This is […]

Brienne of Tarth writing about Jaime Lannister's legacy gets the meme treatment

By Mashable Inc. | May 20, 2019

By Rachel Thompson2019-05-20 11:31:37 UTC This post contains spoilers galore. If you’ve not watched the very final episode of Game of Thrones, I’d recommend averting your eyes immediately.  It just wouldn’t be a Game of Thrones finale without the creation of a brand new meme.  And the very last episode of the beloved show did […]

10 Habits to Strengthen Your Relationship with Your Child

By Positively Positive | May 20, 2019
[Original Post] “I can’t believe how things with my daughter have turned around, since I started focusing on connection.” – Zoe We all crave those close moments with our children that make our hearts melt. Connection is as essential to us parents as it is to our children, because that’s what makes parenting worth all the […]

“If You Have to ‘Give Back,’ Maybe You Took Too Much in the First Place.”

By Positively Positive | May 20, 2019
[Original Post] I heard someone say that recently. I don’t remember the context but I really liked the sentiment. This whole concept of “giving back”—it kind of implies a certain arrogance. It suggests that everything we’ve received comes from our own hard work, and that we are deserving of whatever wealth or status we hold. […]

Moral Courage Is a Choice – You Can Say That Again!

By Positively Positive | May 19, 2019
[Original Post] A Rabbi has written about moral courage. What do we do when our beliefs about right and wrong are put to the test? More often than we’d like or expect, our beliefs about right and wrong, ethical, moral and immoral are put to the test. And we have to decide: are we going […]

The Creative Benefits of Insecurity

By Positively Positive | May 19, 2019
[Original Post] Are you having doubts about the quality of your work? Do you feel like your creations are never quite good enough? All creatives struggle with insecurity. How do you find a way to move past it and do the work you’re meant to do? Maybe you shouldn’t think of your insecurity as an […]

4 Things I Gave up to Be Free

By Positively Positive | May 18, 2019
[Original Post] True freedom is to live as you are, to do what you want, and to spend time with people you like. For many of us, true freedom is a distant dream. We’re tied down by obligations that we never wanted in the first place. So why do we still end up living a […]