Domestic Violence – Mind of the Victim

Repetitive abuse in a relationship can lead the mind down strange paths. The mind adapts and reacts to the abuse. For each person, this journey is different. Not good different or bad different, just different. But a journey that is filled with pain and hurt! Many victims go on to become survivors of...

Effect of emotions on the brain

There is no doubt that emotions exert incredible amount of influence on your mind, body and soul. They direct your thinking, skewer your perspective and become the overriding influence in your life. Emotions are your strength and your weakness. They allow you to become intuitive and connect with people but a...

Why is it so hard to let go

Letting go is really… really hard. A person, an object, a job or a situation – letting go seems impossible. There is comfort and security in the known elements and fear of the unknown. Taking a leap without a safety blanket is challenging at best. But what if you knew that it was a trick that the...

Understanding Greed

Greed has played a critical part in the evolution of the human species. Man, like other plants and animals, is hard wired for survival. Ambition, greed, desire and dreams serve as the main motivators behind our actions. And in the capitalistic society we live in, greed is encouraged. But when does greed...

Harness the Power of the Subconscious Mind

Understanding the subconscious mind has been the subject of many debates and many books have been written about it. Yet, it remains ever elusive. Our lack of direct control over the subconscious mind gives it an air of mystique. And we stumble through life, not realising or understanding how to harness the...

Getting to know the dark side

Did you ever feel like you wanted to do something completely different to what you actually ended up doing? With all the right intentions and the will in the world, you could not stop the actions you took and were helpless to observe yourself destroy the things you treasure? Welcome to the dark side. There...

Break free of the labels

A man is known by the company he keeps they say. It sounds really simple but then perhaps it is. There is a simple law of attraction in play here. photo credit: Haags Uitburo Identifying with collectives We are attracted to and surround ourselves with people who reflect our views, mood or some other part...

How sunglasses can change your life

Your mind can completely change your experience of any situation. The difference between a person who is paranoid and some who is not draws a parallel between someone who is wearing sunglasses and someone who it not. Have you ever been wonder struck by a simple invention like the sun glasses. It is...

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