Keshia Buskirk

20 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Following | @keshiab696 | Keep up with Keshia Buskirk on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Keshia Buskirk”

How Our Delusions Keep Us Sane: The Psychology of Our Essential Self-Enhancement Bias

<i>“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope,”</i> Helen Keller wrote in her 1903 treatise on optimism. But a positive outlook, it turns out, isn’t merely an intellectual disposition we don — it’s a deep-seated component of our evolutionary wiring and the product …

The Top 10 Ways To Stop Your Personal Insanity | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Do you ever feel like you’re in over your head and at any moment you’re going to burst? You’re not alone. As humans, we overthink, overanalyze and …

Why True Self-Love Is Your Most Important Mission And How It Will Change Your Life Forever

Why is self-love so important? And anyway, is it really that important? Well, let’s see… but first, we should take a closer look and try to …

Why Emotional Intelligence Is So Important

We already know the answers to life.<p>Health? Eat well and exercise.<p>Success? Work hard and smart.<p>Happiness? Be content with what you have, give more …

Emotional Intelligence

6 Life Lessons Learned from my First Graders | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

children playing<p>Children tend to live in much different mental realms than us adults and mostly I think they are better off for it. I’ve often looked …

Top 9 things to Remember When Life is NOT Going Your Way

Life is not easy to play on. All of us had gone through the bad times in our lives and we get through them, however some get through them more easily …

8 Simple Reminders For a Happy, Fulfilling Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Life can be pretty tough eh?<p>We get so caught up in everything that we tend to forget the most important thing for ourselves, which is to be happy, no …

Soft Overcomes Hard: Control Your Emotions with Tai Chi | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

One of the deepest teachings of Tai Chi philosophy is to overcome hardness with softness. A classic example of this is water – it is the embodiment …

Achieve True Beauty by Overcoming Low Self Esteem | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<i>Image courtesy of dailymail.co.uk</i><p>You know you need to start overcoming low self esteem when you wake up in the morning, look in the mirror, and see a …

Self-help

Why Alone Doesn't Have to Mean Lonely | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

People tend to confuse being alone with the loneliness, between which there is a relevant difference. To be alone means to be by one self. Even …

3 Secrets to Rewriting Your Past

We each are traveling our own paths, some experience a personal discovery, or revelation, early on in life while others are much later. Sometimes …

8 Quotes By Celebrities Today To Inspire You to Your Fullest Potential | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I think we’re all allowed to always have fun in life. That’s why I’m doing up a post on quotes that aren’t typically from famous people from the past.<p>…

Grow your mind: 5 daily easy exercises

The Mind is where human being life started from. The reason is because, all of our actions are determined by the nature of the thoughts we hold in …

Eatocracy - CNN

Disney Has Been Hiding A Secret Message In Its Movies For Years

A video on Disney Pixar's YouTube page shows A113 can be found in almost all of Pixar's films, from "Toy Story" to "Finding Nemo."<p>What does it mean?<p>Pixar's John Lasseter has explained A113 is the number of the animation classroom at the California Institute of the Arts.<p>Many animators like Lasseter …

Animation

Regrets? She's had a few, Lewinsky says of Clinton scandal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Monica Lewinsky, the onetime White House intern whose 1990s affair with Bill Clinton nearly brought down his presidency, broke a long silence on Tuesday, saying she regretted what happened.<p>Former US president Bill Clinton's autobiography and former White House intern Monica …