Of Self-control & Satisfaction

Do you think you have self-control? Or are you impulsive, and give in to every need? More importantly, how much do you think you should have self-control? I consider myself a reasonably self-controlled individual, when it matters. And by that, I mean that I can stop myself from indulging in something if I know I really … Continue reading Of Self-control & Satisfaction


WotW: Penchant

Penchant noun a strong inclination towards, liking for, or habit of doing something, especially something other people might not do “My penchant for instinctively correcting the pronunciations of others, regardless of who they are, has put me in many a sticky situation.” See how WotW originated here.

Public Speech

Take a breath Walk up the steps Try not to trip. Stammer over your opening line Someone laughs Your heart does a flip. Ignore them all, Just keep speaking Now try to meet their eyes. Get louder, clearer, Growing in confidence It gets easier, to your surprise. State all your points - Cool, calm, collected … Continue reading Public Speech