Tag: happiness


  • describe happiness

    describe happiness, in a paragraph or two. what does it look like for you? then ask, “do you have everything you need right now for this happiness to exist in your life?” if so, good on you. if not, perhaps happiness is not the word we want it to be. perhaps it is a capitalist […]

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  • happy or sad?

    Today’s self-help books are written about how to become happier. In the Renaissance, they were about becoming sadder. Tiffany Watt Smith discussed this in her Ted Talk as well as in her delightful book, The Book of Human Emotions. During the Renaissance, the idea was that if you practice the emotion of sadness, it won’t […]

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