Sometimes, the baseline vanity is your salvation in a depressive mood; your first baby steps on the journey of recovery in mental health wellbeing.… Read More When Vanity is Your Salvation – MOVED to Lis Writes
The mode of communication that we adopt in social interaction can change the way we respond socially in real life when we stop associating facial and body language with our emotions and thoughts. … Read More Is Social Distancing Causing Delay in Response Time? – MOVED to Lis Writes
Smiling for yourself when days are gloomy can chase the moodiness away and replace it with acceptance and instant relief. … Read More Smile for yourself – MOVED to Lis Writes
On learning that I haven’t been doing anything psychological vocationally, people often express a disappointing tone as if I had wasted the years towards obtaining a psychology degree. Truth to be told, since my return to Singapore, things at home start getting broken, one by one, wave after wave. I even posted a status update… Read More Daily Psychology and Proactive Positive Mindset
This post has been permanently moved to Lis Writes: When Depression is about Successful Survivorship LIS WRITES narrates the creative thoughts of the author, Lis Sun, on mental health and mental wellness topics. Lis adopts a Socratic approach to question the presuppositions and uses behavioural science to explain pattern-forming habits. LIS WRITES promotes… Read More Of Darkness – MOVED to Lis Writes
It’s been a couple of rough weeks since I returned to Singapore. Apart from the reverse-culture shock, things just haven’t been going smoothly with most of the services that I require. Things have been especially trying for the last couple of days as plans are being stalled and would need a massive overhaul. The Dark… Read More Daily Compassion
I am back in Singapore, temporarily. My sister came to get me at the airport past midnight, and we, the entire family, went downstairs to have some supper when we got home. The fantastic thing about Singapore is that there is always easy access to food at any time of the day. The less desirable… Read More Mom’s Creative Problem-Solving
I had two weeks of prata with curry when I got back to Perth, and I think it’s time to give that a break. I should have thought of that before buying a big pack of 20 pieces frozen prata dough. So, it’s time to be creative! I also went to the newly opened ALDI… Read More Recipe: Easy Prata Sausage Rolls – Vegan-Friendly
This is an old topic revisited. I have blogged (or through Facebook Notes – those were the days!) some dinosaur years ago about how we instinctively choose so-called “scientific” claims over the words of people who have spent years investing time, emotions, and love in us. Mothers Who Used to Know-It-All The pivotal character in… Read More Truth, Trust, and Fact
Intelligence is like good looks, some people are born with charmingly great looks, no justification needed! Wisdom can be acquired and cultivated through experiences and consciousness. So, stop craving for genetic intelligence – although, you could always pack more knowledge! – but work towards cultivating wisdom to put your knowledge in good use.
Wisdom often leads to compassion, because wisdom is likely to give you a fulfilled life, and when you are leading a fulfilling life, the only thing left to do is to help others accomplish that too.