“Freedom is anxiety’s petri dish. If routine blunts anxiety, freedom incubates it. Freedom says, “Even if you don’t want to make choices, you have to, and you can never be sure you have chosen correctly.” Freedom says, “Even not to choose is to choose.” Freedom says, “So long as you are aware of your freedom, you are going to experience the discomfort that freedom brings.” Freedom says, “You’re on your own. Deal with it.”Daniel Smith, Monkey Mind: A Memoir of Anxiety

This Week in Blogs 8.22.16

“You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don’t. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.”Rumi

What I'm Reading 8.22.16

Harari’s ‘Sapiens’ is a fascinating account of human history that will shake your belief structures and make you rethink the world as you know it.