What is Jealousy and How Do We Overcome it?

jealousyWhether you want to admit it or not, each and every one of us has experienced jealousy. It is one of the most common emotions that humans show and it can bring out the worst in a person. Sometimes, jealousy can be so powerful that it can lead to uncontrollable thoughts and actions and hurt those that we love dearly.  Continue reading

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Curiosity: The Secret to Success

Curious The reason why society is what it is right now and why human knowledge is where it’s at, is due in part to human curiosity. Why did you choose to read this blog post? Most likely it is because you are curious about the topic of curiosity. Continue reading

Overcoming The Fear of Public Speaking

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With all the attention, and under the spotlight, it is perfectly normal to feel nervous when speaking in front of an audience. Some may feel nervous more than others, but it should not affect your performance. No matter what you do in life, there comes a day in which you will have to present or speak in front of a crowd of people. Just the other week, we had to present our project in front of the entire class and gained some tips along the way. Here are some tips and tricks to take advantage of your fear and make it on your side.

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The Brain: Why We Can Think

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Have you ever wondered what goes on in your brain when you are thinking? Well, although you can’t see it or feel it, when you learn and when your brain processes  information, a simple process occurs in the brain that allows you to not only react, but to memorize and analyze information as well. Continue reading

Addiction: Why Drugs are Hard to Forget

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Throughout your life, there has been once in your life that you have been told by your friends, teachers, or parents, to NEVER EVER think about taking drugs. Well, you will hear it from here too. This is not going to be a post on why drugs are bad, but this is going to explain why it is hard for those who area taking drugs to forget about them. Continue reading

3 Pokemon in Real World Perspective

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So Pokemon X and Y came out last month, and while I was in countless battles I could help but look in the Pokedex.  As it turns out, according to the Pokedex, Pokemon can be very strange and very deadly.  Under real word perspective, that is comparing Pokemon and what they can do to things that we are familiar with, we can be pretty thankful that Pokemon don’t exist in our world.

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Determination: Hank Gathers -Feat. Kobe Bryant

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As I watched ESPN 30 for 30 -The Guro of Go, featuring the emotional travesty featuring Hank Gathers, I couldn’t stop noticing his will to thrive, his determination, and his perseverance.

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What is Stress? How Do You Deal With It?

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Stress is anything that presents a challenge or causes a threat to our overall well-being. However, stress occurs in everybody’s everyday life, whether it can be as small as annoying noises or more significant ones like trying to pay your bills and studying for exams. These are examples of stressors, which are anything that stimulates stress. Stress can be both good and bad.

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Death

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Death. Dying is a thing that everyone fears and views as a horrible thing because people think of all the things they never got to do and the things they wanted to do, but when all your organs and brain shut off and stop working and you don’t feel anything including pain. Some people see this as a time of comfort and forever rest though.  This afterlife can finally offer that eternal bliss we all wanted.

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