The 8 Core Excuses Standing Between You And Your Dreams – Self Improvement Article

We all have our excuses. They feel unique to each one of us, but in reality, we all deal with the same core excuses. Excuses are imaginary walls standing between you and your dreams. They can keep you from writing that book, picking up your guitar, starting a blog, or traveling the world. If following your passion was easy, everybody would skip right along to the good stuff. The more real your excuses seem, the more you’re onto something meaningful.…

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A Guide to Dealing with the Dark Side of Personal Growth

If you meditate, or do any kind of effective personal growth work, you may eventually run into some sticky territory. Namely, you’ll have to face the darkness within you. Personal development is not just about positivity and utopia. Eventually, if you’re doing the work, you will have to embrace the things you’ve been avoiding. It is only by traveling through this “darkness” that you find peace and equanimity. I’ve written about going through depression and my own dark night of the…

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