Think about it: you’ll be lucky to be on the receiving end someday

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Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay


Though the size of suffering is relative (as Viktor Frankl notes), its effects vary

A woman’s back and spine
A woman’s back and spine
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Suffering completely fills the human soul and conscious mind, no matter whether the suffering is great or little. Therefore the “size” of human suffering is absolutely relative. Viktor Frankl


Or your 31st or 82nd

Young man smiling
Young man smiling
The day before Diego’s birthday. Image by author; published with Diego’s permission

Diego, and so many other people who are loving and vulnerable like him, attract and bring out the tender side of human nature. That’s one of their huge contributions to the world.


What I fear most about being a parent

Mother and son
Mother and son
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Image by Quinn Kampschroer from Pixabay


Take five minutes to read this and learn what persuading and selling are really all about

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Photo by Austin Distel on Unsplash

We Are All Salespeople, and That’s a Good Thing


And why we MUST protect our institutions

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Photo by Andy Feliciotti on Unsplash


Say “Yes” and you’ll be rewarded with the purest love there is

Man with talk bubble saying “You’re invited!”
Man with talk bubble saying “You’re invited!”
Image by author, shared with Diego’s permission


Plus pointers on what to say when there’s turbulence

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Photo by HAL9001 on Unsplash


“The urge to feel special knows no bounds.”

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Photo by Greg Rakozy on Unsplash

“The urge to feel special knows no bounds.”

“The cosmic perspective undoes this urge to feel special but it undoes it in a way that rebuilds it better than it was before.” …

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Daniella Mini

Ponderer, parent, runner, teacher, immigrant. I want to help you “Know thyself”. Check out The Honest Ponderer: https://mailchi.mp/eea027e7565f/medium-subs

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