Kristi Magness-Rhodes

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The Dark Knight of the Soul

For some, meditation has become more curse than cure. Willoughby Britton wants to know why.<p>Set back on quiet College Hill in Providence, Rhode Island, sits a dignified, four story, 19th-century house that belongs to Dr. Willoughby Britton. Inside, it is warm, spacious, and organized. The shelves …

The Color of Love

The feared and hated head of Columbia Pictures, Harry Cohn, created Kim Novak to be his perfect blonde star, and with her performence in Alfred Hitchcock’sVertigo, she seemed to have fulfilled his dream. But, in 1957, she fell in love with Sammy Davis Jr., who, with his immense popularity, was …

5 Things You Should Never Say To A Person With Depression

I am not a psychologist, but I do know there have been nights when I preferred to sleep…forever and I have experienced days where waking up feels a …

25 Haunted House Workers Reveal Their “Worst-Of” Stories

I LOVE haunted houses. They’re so fun. Being freaked out and getting tormented? What else do you want from a haunted house?! What’s your worst …

I Am Mother, Hear Me Roar

I am stretched and tired and fearful.<p>I am wild and brave and broken.<p>But this one life is on purpose, and it's not by accident where I woke up this morning.<p>While my closet has a sense of humor and clothes in every size, my story is richer and fuller for it.<p>I've worn these hips three times around the …

Journaling at the End of the Day Could Increase Your Productivity

We've talked about the benefits of journaling in the past, but a recent study shows that 15 minutes of reflection at the end of the day leads to …

Productivity

10 Words People Who Lack Confidence Always Use

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources, and insights to</i> <i>entrepreneurs and business owners</i>. The article below was …

What I Learned Walking on Broken Glass | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I admit it. I’m a self-help geek.<p>I’ve done everything from the mundane (books, seminars, coaching) to the extreme (ziplining, fire eating, board …

The key factors of happiness

All the condensed information below was taken from the article:<p>Happiness = Set Point + Condition + Voluntary Conditions<p><b>Set Point</b> = How happy you are …

The Ten Golden Rules on Living the Good Life

What is good life? What is happiness? What is success? What is pleasure? How should I treat other people? How should I cope with unfortunate events? How can I get rid off unnecessary worry? How should I handle liberty?<p>The answers to all these questions are condensed in a little book, The Ten Golden …

Screw you! The psychology of anger and aggression

You can't have missed the latest Twitter debacle. Some deeply unpleasant individuals got very angry at women pursuing pro-female agendas publicly. People then got very angry at these individuals who were sending threats and at Twitter in general for not doing more to stop it. Some people then got …

The Psychology of Music

You might love listening to your favorite tunes, but why? What is it exactly that makes someone respond to music in a particular way? This …

How Our Emotions Work - PsyBlog

Do anger and envy have upsides? Does keeping busy make us happy? Why is regret so powerful? These and much more…<p>Emotions aren’t just things that …

Psychology: 53 Mind-Blowing Things You Should Know About Yourself

A few months ago, we posted 47 Mind-Blowing Psychology-Proven Facts You Should Know About Yourself as a part of psychologist Susan Weinschenk's series, 100 Things You Should Know about People.<p>They include fascinating facts like:<p>Aoccdrnig to reserach at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, the oredr of lteetrs in …

6 Questions You Need to Ask Yourself Everyday

Life gets busy, because of it, we forget about what matters most.<p>Committing to a journey of intentional self growth starts with slowing down. It’s …

13 Signs You're Allowed To Be Happy Right Now | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

To many, happiness seems to be very elusive. They want it so badly that they do what it takes to chase it.<p>And that’s the problem: Chasing …