Coping with criticism
By: Virginia L. Allen
Does it often seem as though nothing you do is ever quite good enough? Do you ever feel that your every step is being examined under a microscope? Does it feel that you are always being watched, and constantly critiqued, but never living up to...
How to overcome fear
By: Elaine Sihera
Would you consider a 21 year old to be old, or still youthful?Q. I'm 20 and will be 21 in september. I know I'll be 18 in my heart for a while but, sometimes I feel like I don't wanna be 21. I feel...
Dysgenics: A serious threat?
By: Laurenc Devita
"Dysgenics" is not really a scientific term, but word that betrays a class value. It claims to describe a situation where people with "bad" qualities are more represented in the population than people with "good" qualities. Implicit in the word are middle and upper class...
By: Janet Grischy
The brain is a carbon-based computer. Its job is to correlate inputs with stored data and produce useful output. Emotions are mostly a product of the endocrine system and the primitive parts of the brain, and need not overwhelm, in most circumstances, the commanding forebrain...
By: Janet Grischy
Imagine a world in which we are all a beautiful uniform golden tan. Everyone's black hair is slightly wavy, and everyone has an identical tilt to their almond eyes. Men are five foot seven, and all women are five foot four. Assimilation has reached its...
By: Cody Hodge
How does George Bush cope on some days? Sure he has made his share of really bad decisions, but man, I wonder what it must feel like to be the subject of roughly 80 percent of America's criticism. No matter how poorly managed his eight...
How a narcissist uses introjection and projection
By: David Elder
Introjection was a term made famous by Sigmund Freud which he used to describe how an individual may adopt the desirable traits of another as a defense mechanism. In the case of Narcissistic Personality Disorder, the attributes are an illusion for appearance sake. A Narcissist...
By: Samantha Smith - 483725
Give yourself a day to grieve over being a victim. The next day, wake up with a positive attitude, everything is fine, it is okay, it is happening for a reason, for my own good, and work as hard as you ever can in the...
By: Cody Hodge
Boil down all the worlds problems? While it seems to be a very complex question, the answer is really quite simple. The answer is that despite all the good we want to do, human beings are not perfect. We try to do what might be...
If and why we fear death
By: Bryan Belrad
Few people actually fear death. There are certainly some who do, those afraid of what it feels like to die.For most, however, the real fear deals with what comes afterdeath.People are frequently afraid of the unknown, and death is the gateway to the...

 

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