“All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.” Anatole France I have been reading and re-reading the comments to The Change Equation: The Beginning. My deepest thanks goes to all those […]
Dear readers, Clanmother has been nominated for the celebrated The Addictive Blog Award by Maarit-Johanna and her addictive blog, History of the Ancient World. I am honoured to accept the nomination because, in my view, our blogging community is about being “addicted” to bringing our world together. We may be separated by oceans, continents and […]
Dear readers, Clanmother has been nominated for the prestigious Very Inspiring Blogger Award by Maarit-Johanna and her thought-provoking blog, History of the Ancient World. I am honoured to accept the nomination because, in my view, our blogging community is all about inspiration. Blogging has become a way in which to network and share across the […]
We like reward more…
If we are honest, most of us are risk-averse. Given the choice of certainty and uncertainty, we will generally go with the former. We like our lives to be orderly, safe and predictable. Everything changes when a reward is put on the table. We love incentives – the bigger they are, the quicker we accept […]
Have you ever measured your curiosity fitness level? You know – the part of you that has a strong desire to know or learn something. Generally, humans are curious creatures. But the true measure of curiosity fitness is how an individual defines “something.” When Katie Holmes filed for divorce on June 28th and Adele announced […]
Texting – It works!
Anyone use a drum as a communication device? How about fires, smoke signals, the pony express? How many are glad that the printing press was invented? Recently, I met with some friends and the discussion turned to the use of texting. Some people liked the idea but others were less than enthusiastic. How could texting […]
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