All posts tagged: burn out

Article: Fear and the Future of Work (by Erica Brock)

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Not enough emojis to express all the badassery in this piece by writer erica brock, who many of you have heard me describe as “the real deal.”  Preach! 🙌 Recently I have dipped my toes back into the world of working for money. I had been a volunteer at a soup kitchen and a self-described writer for about four years in a super exciting and enviable zip code. I was marching in the streets to […]

Article: What People Don’t Tell You About Self-Acceptance: It’s A Bitch And So Are You

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Self-help Sunday from me and the good people over at Thought Catalog. My latest article here on why self acceptance is a bitch (and so are you). It’s all over your therapist’s mouth. It’s all over the internet and Barnes and Noble. Even Justin Bieber wants you to do it. Self-acceptance is the new kale, and although it’s just as good for you, it’s really uncomfortable. The books and TEDTalks preach mindfulness and compassion, but […]