Coping with criticism
By: Elaine Sihera
Is my mother my worst enemy?Q. When I started my internet business, my mother told me:"Nonsense, you can't earn like this. That's not a job". She's always so damn negative about everything I start or dream about. Yesterday she really hurt me saying how...
By: Melinda Clayton
The world is run by extroverts. Talking, jostling, texting, laughing, space-invading extroverts. To those of us who are introverts and crave our personal space, it can often feel overwhelming. I've spent most of my life defending my need for personal space. I'm not a touchy...
Archaeological sites: Beinan
By: Lian Slayford-Wei
Archaeological Sites: Beinan The archaeological site of Beinan in Taiwan is one of the most important sites of the island. Covering more than 99 acres, the village site is one of most remarkable sites and offers us great insight into the history and the...
What is a potlatch?
By: Dr. G. A. Anderson
"Potlatch" is a word that is unfamiliar in many cultures, yet a popular event in others. Trying to imagine what the meaning of the word is could bring to mind several possible images. A fastener on a pot would be the most common first impression...
By: Cody Hodge
European birth rates are declining, and the population of European countries is not. What does this mean? It means that a lot of people are immigrating to European countries, and the majority of them are Muslims. A lot of people are scared that European countries...
By: Cody Hodge
What is the future of religion? That is a very good question, but I think that the future of religion is a very bright one to say the least. Even in a relatively secular society that we live in, religion still holds a lot of...
By: Cody Hodge
The lottery is the single biggest scam out there today. On the other hand, the lottery is the best thing that we have going today in terms of raising revenue. The lottery is a double-edged sword, and why we play the lottery says a lot...
By: Barry Marcus
Personality can be seen as the collection of characteristics that make each individual unique. These are the characteristics of thoughts, feelings and behaviours. Most agree that a personality represents a fairly stable and permanent set of human characteristics. Common phrases that have entered the language...
By: Alwin Templar
Economic meltdown, impending climate catastrophe, global terrorism, flu pandemics... I could go on, but why bother? The world is going to the dogs. It's official. The media tells us so every day so it must be true. Has there ever been a time more...
How to control your anger
By: Amon Karagara
As human beings with emotions, anger is an inevitable occurrence in our lives, because we deal with other people and situations that make us angry, yet they are out of our control. And that is absolutely normal. The only problem comes when we let anger...

 

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