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Social Anxiety Disorder: What & Why You Need to Know

fear of public speaking

Your wife wants you to go with her to another work party. Man, the one six months ago was a train wreck. You didn’t know a soul and felt like judging eyes were all over you. And it made you so anxious you had to bail. Maybe it’s time to talk about social anxiety disorder? 

The Pandemic: Fighting & Winning the Emotional & Mental Battle

how to beat covid-19

Those pandemic punches are cutting and bruising – physically, financially, emotionally and mentally. They’re all vulnerable spots that can leave us open to a knockout. But for my money, it’s all about the emotional/mental. So let’s get on to fighting – and winning…

12 Reactions to the Pandemic & Rules That Prove We’re Sane as Can Be

covid-19 stress

Oh the things we think, feel, and do as we try to live our cockeyed corona’d lives. And we often wonder if our reactions are so many signs of going over the edge. Seriously, we have to believe they aren’t. As a matter of fact, I think they prove we’re sane as can be. Let’s talk…

Me, Myself, and I: How to Become Darned Good Company

i get lonely at home

So many coronies flyin’ around – so much distance, isolation, and idle time. Ticktock, ticktock. Being alone may have already been troublesome for you. But now this? What are you going to do with yourself?

When Was the Last Time You Touched Someone? Do You Miss It?

is social distancing necessary

We’re human beings, and we have basic needs. I believe one of them is social interaction, which often includes touch. We have a major problem: we’re living in separated times. Seriously, how long has it been since you touched someone? Do you miss it?