A New Way To Think About Brokenness

We are all broken. Damaged. The damage can be the result of what was self-inflicted, life-inflicted, or others-inflicted. But it makes you and me who we are. It’s a key part of our story. Barbara Bloom writes, “When the Japanese mend broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. They believe…

4 Tips on Beating Perfectionism

Perfectionism. It’s torture. Things that I enjoy—writing, speaking, creating—can instead become a scourge. I’m never satisfied. Perfectionism is a thief. It robs my time, my peace, and my joy. It’s no wonder that perfectionism is linked to a plethora of issues ranging from depression to migraines. How to escape this Perfectionism Tyrant? A few thoughts:…