Last Sunday, February 1st, was St. Brigid’s day. Here are nine facts about the day you may not have known. The Independent.
The full moon may have been last Tuesday, but you could still perform these nine rituals to unlock its energy. I think they’d work any time, myself. It might help to combat the Mercury in retrograde crap we’ve been dealing with lately. Or it just might make you feel more confident. MindBodyGreen.
Shawn Achor on happiness. UpWorthy.
What you learn in your 40s. The New York Times.
Deja Vu. It’s okay to be smart.
What Stephen Fry would say to God. Hearting this man so hard right now.
This pisses me off: How Veterans’ Affairs treats our injured veterans. The Huffington Post.
How being a gifted child can lead to dark consequences. The Calgary Herald.
Though this appeared in Writer Unboxed, it’s something that everyone could benefit from. Why we need to learn how to monotask again, by Therese Walsh.
Seth Godin was a guest on Krista Tippett’s On Being podcast: The art of noticing, then creating.
A fascinating look into the world of the male Geisha. The Daily Beast.
Feel like getting crafty? Here are 33 ways to use spray paint to revitalize old stuff. Buzzfeed.
Why we should stop docking dogs’ tails. We should also stop cropping their ears and declawing cats. All are mutilations, IMO. i09.
And that’s all the thoughty you get until next Thursday!
Tomorrow’s not only Friday (happy dance day), but it’s also Friday the 13th! And then it’s Valentines. Eventful days ahead!
See you on the weekend 🙂