Mental Toughness and Sustaining Your Brain

4 Keys To Mental Toughness according to Stephen Gonzalez, sport psychologist and Army Contractor   1.       Make sure every goal you set is specific, measurable, action-oriented, realistic, and time-bound. Make contingency plans for a variety of...

Troll Hunter Training

Troll Hunter Training   A wild troll appears It taunts, "Your views stink, worthless." Win, don't feed the trolls   - TulaKrystal

To walk in the wind

Uitwaaien literally means "to walk in the wind". Its actual meaning is, "to take a break to clear one's head". :)     What a beautiful word. It reminds me of so many peaceful and inspiring things like the snow sparkle in the swirling wind that I...

Kingdom of Heaven

Hospitaller: I put no stock in religion. By the word religion I have seen the lunacy of fanatics of every denomination be called the will of god. I have seen too much religion in the eyes of too many murderers. Holiness is in right action, and courage...

Cats

I dropped my box turtle off at the vet's office today for boarding. It was an interesting visit. Those people who had a pet bobcat were there again. It looked so tame, but they kept it in it's carrying cage while they were there anyway.    I...

Being Overly Nice?

It sometimes irritates me when I come across a person who seems like they are being overly friendly. They'll do stuff like call you "my friend" when you really just met them. I know that their are people who are just trying to be pleasant, friendly,...

The Mechanism of Death

When a person actually dies, what happens is that a group of cells sends out the signal through cell communication to commit apoptosis, programmed cell death, throughout the body before dying themselves. Scientists think that if they can figure out a...