10 Life Lessons You Should Unlearn By Martha Beck, Huffington Post.
Martha Beck sagely pointed out something I’m beginning to see now that I’m away from the chronic American influence: In the past 10 years, I’ve realized that our culture is rife with ideas that actually inhibit joy.
This is a really interesting way of reframing our lives. Honestly, this morning I had a bit of a reality check while cramming for my Chinese exam via one more sorry all-nighter pulled this week. It’s funny how just sifting through random old Huff Post articles can retrieve a real gem or two!
Hannah Stringfellow is a freelance blogger and world traveler. She holds an M.S., Chemistry, from the University of California, Berkeley. Her interests include women’s empowerment, health and wellness, and cross-cultural competency.