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Keeping A Daily Journal Could Change Your Life. | Inc.com

<i>"The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another; and his humblest hour is when he compares the volume as it is with what he vowed to make it." -- </i>J.M. Barrie<p>You know exactly what you want in life. But you can't seem to get there. You have all these …

Productivity

Seven Ways Not To Be A Resentful, Ungrateful, Entitled Turd

<i>“We always may be what we might have been.” ~ Adelaide Anne Procter</i><p><b>“I spend so much time and energy complaining and blaming – I mean, a lot of time and energy. It’s hard for me to imagine that it’s much fun for others to be around me. If anything does not go my way, I stew about it, find fault,</b> …

The 5 daily rituals that will make you happy

You know what percentage of people are really happy? Not "oh, life is pretty good," I mean people who are <i>flourishing</i>. They feel their lives are …

A Philosopher's Guide to Happiness

Happiness: A Philosopher’s Guide is worth reading. Frederic Lenoir explores what the greatest thinkers — Aristotle, Plato, Chuang Tzu, Voltaire, …

Happy Thoughts: Here Are the Things Proven To Make You Happier

<b>What’s the secret to a head full of happy thoughts?</b><p>Time to round up the research on living a happy life to see what we can use.<p>First, yeah, a good …

How to Be Happier Without Really Trying

You are already a happiness expert. Seriously. You’re just a bit inconsistent.<p>You already do a lot of things that researchers recommend for increased …

How to Be Really Happy

I’m a student of happiness. I like to read and study about the subject, and probably like you, I aspire to be happy in my life. This is why I am so …

Happiness

How to Find Happiness: 3 Secrets From Science

You’ve probably read a lot of stuff on the internet about how to find happiness… but you’re still not jumping for joy.<p>Some of the tips feel corny… so …

History's great thinkers tell you how to get happy

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's almost like clockwork: Just when things in our lives are going well, a problem at work or school or with a loved one will crop up to bring us down.<p>Even if "getting happy" is something we actively pursue as a goal, it can be a struggle to find happiness and hold onto it. Those unhappy …

Welcome to Writers Write - Writers Write

• Posted on 10th May 2018<p>Most of us know what we want to write about, but if we're honest many of us have no idea where to start. I have written about …

On Losers – and Tragic Heroes

In his consulting room at Berggasse 19, in central Vienna, Sigmund Freud came…<p>Many of us want to start our own businesses. Public space is filled …

10 Writing Tips That Can Help Almost Anyone

<b>1. Write the sentence, not just the story</b><br>Long ago I got a rejection from the editor of the Santa Monica Review, Jim Krusoe. It said: “Good enough …

20 Unforgettable Quotes About Short Stories

A short story is a piece of fiction that can be read in one sitting. Although it is different from a novel, people who write them use the same …

How to Sell

Home<p>Capitalism<p>Good Capitalism<br>• Consumption<br>• Status<br>• Media<br>• Utopia<p>Work<p>Finding Work<br>• Misemployment<br>• Pleasures of Work<br>• Sorrows of …

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Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Leonard Cohen on Creativity, Hard Work, and Why You Should Never Quit Before You Know What It Is You’re Quitting

Canadian singer-songwriter, poet, and novelist <b>Leonard Cohen</b> (b. September 21, 1934) is among the most exhilarating creative spirits of the past century. Recipient of the prestigious Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and countless other accolades, and an ordained Rinzai Buddhist monk, his music has …

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe<p>People have always had trouble pronouncing his name. The 19th-century British Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli, was once …

Literature

The Reason You're Not Happy (And How To Fix It)

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>If only [blank], I would be truly happy.<p>“Europe's leading digital technology conference”It's happening, Join 15k digital minds to shape what's next for your businessI'm interested<p>We’ve all uttered that phrase at one point during our lives, …

Six Tips For Writing Short Stories

by Eliza Robertson<p><i>Eliza Robertson, author of acclaimed collection Wallflowers and winner of the 2013 Commonwealth short story prize, shares her</i> …

10 Remedies For The Horrible Things Writers Tell Themselves

Writers are horrible people. Think about it. We create characters, we love them and then we do the most horrible things to them all in the name of …

Matsuo Basho

Matsuo Basho<p>In the West, we have a vague sense that poetry is good for our ‘souls’, making us sensitive and wiser. Yet we don’t always know how this …

Literature

Fortunate One

Story by<p>11.1.12<p>Share:<p>A writer turned PR director turned stockbroker finds her calling among a deck of tarot cards.<p>There is no wall of beads. No …

20 Writers On Overcoming Writer’s Block

Writer's block. For most people it rears its unimaginative head when trying to come up with something marginally interesting to say in the third …

On Gratitude – and Motivation

In his consulting room at Berggasse 19, in central Vienna, Sigmund Freud came…<p>Many of us want to start our own businesses. Public space is filled …