Every meal, every outfit, every emotion – nothing is off-limits when it comes to being an oversharer.
I do have memories of when I was little and didn’t speak at all, and all my memories were heavily visual and olfactory.
We speak indirectly, always and necessarily, our words at some angle to our sentiment, action, desire, will — even to our needs!
I cannot disguise my disgust and contempt for the idea that honesty is the overall best strategy. Many people use some iteration of this idea, and attempt to blame the other person if they do not take it constructively.
“Is there anything I can help you with?”
You know who you shouldn’t tell you’re homesick to? An international student.
You will not agree with everyone – that’s merely a fact of life.
People love to connect the dots. They love to find trends in the data, even when none exist. We have a knack for it.
Communication is the key to any good relationship. Without it, our deepest needs, desires, and feelings are neglected.
“No matter how hard you try, you will never be ‘one of the guys,’ so don’t take it personally if you don’t get invited to some things.”