Humans 101

The Stories You Tell Yourself Make or Break You

Discontentment begins and ends in your head

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Recently, I sat with my wife in our back garden, a small fire burning in front of us, smoke curling up, the earthy smell of peat hanging in the cool air. I looked up at the stars and planets, sparkling bright in the clear, pitch-black evening sky. A peaceful feeling…