Self-Love: No, Not That Kind

  Why is it so difficult for most of us to give praise to ourselves?  I mean when we really deserve it. I tend to deflect any praise heaped upon me by others, because I don’t feel like I have “earned it”.  I feel like a fake.  A failure.  Which is pretty damn silly ifContinue reading “Self-Love: No, Not That Kind”

Stoicism As A Viking Dad

Around this time last year, I was introduced to the ancient Greek/Roman philosophy of Stoicism.  And no, I am not referring to the art of staring of into the distance wistfully, as I have been asked previously.  While the word “stoic” has in recent times been thought of as a person who is emotionless, theContinue reading “Stoicism As A Viking Dad”