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Should a good Guy Carry a Gun?

Should a Good Guy Carry a Gun?

One of the top 5 hot-button issues today is gun control or gun rights depending on which side of the fence you’re on. You may have heard of a “Good Guy and a gun,” but should a Good Guy carry a gun? That’s a – forgive me – loaded question.  While no easy answer exists, let’s […]

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Is Shame Affecting You?

Shame: Is It Affecting Your Life and You Don’t Know It?

Shame and identity: a conversation with Mike Foster, author of People of the Second Chance and founder of People of the Second Chance, an organization created to “empower people to overcome life’s setbacks…” Setbacks and injustices can lead to shame. As psychologist Judith Herman explains, “Shame is a response to helplessness, the violation of bodily integrity, and […]

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narrative fallacy

3 Practical Steps to Overcome Ego Inflation through Narrative Fallacy

It can be extremely tempting to fall in love with your own story. Reviewing the past, our egos construct narratives to explain successful, failure, or why you are poised for an ultimate triumph. Author and economist Nassim Taleb coveys how this line of thinking is problematic through the Narrative Fallacy or Narrativity. “The fallacy is […]

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