Alex Thomas

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Why Creating A Meaningful Morning Routine Will Make You More Successful

For the majority of my child and adult life, I never considered myself a "morning person." I was a night owl. During my architecture school career I worked late through the night and slept in the mornings. When I started working at an Architecture firm, I conformed to getting up at 7 a.m... but I …

12 Anime that Explore the Struggles of Depression

If you’ve ever felt the world drain of color and lose any spark of hope for better days, then you know how dark depression can be. Finding a way out …

24 Cartoons That Introverts (Especially INFJs) Will Relate To

Aaron Caycedo-Kimura, author of <i>Text, Don’t Call</i>, created INFJoe Cartoons to help other INFJs not feel so alone. He tells me, “I wanted to encourage …

35 Things You Can Do Right Away To Start Spending Less Money

In a recent Reddit thread, users shared their best tips for quickly and easily spending less money. They range from practical food-buying tricks to reframing the way you think about your finances.<p>We pulled out some the best and highlighted them below.<p><b>1. Plan out and cook your own meals.</b> Dining out …

How Patient Suicide Affects Psychiatrists

Mental-health practitioners whose clients kill themselves can face stigma from their colleagues, lawsuits, and a toll on their own psyches—making them less likely to take on suicidal patients who need their help.<p>It’s hard to listen to a psychiatrist who sounds so broken. I expect a mental-health …

Mental Health

Great Writing Is Humble

Peter Stamm, author of All Days Are Night, says his work became deeper once he shed some delusions of grandeur.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature.</b> <b>See entries from Claire Messud, Jonathan Franzen, Amy Tan, Khaled Hosseini, and …

Masters of Love

Science says lasting relationships come down to—you guessed it—kindness and generosity.<p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say “I do,” committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry …