Backing In

Control is perhaps the greatest of human paradoxes. It is an illusion and yet we crave it. We invent explanations for our circumstances rather than face our powerlessness. Backing in provides the best possible view, and that’s powerful.

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Control, freedom, and folding the laundry

Is control an illusion? If so, why do we so doggedly pursue it, and how can we let go and be?

Anxiety Is.

Anxiety is a normal part of coping in difficult situations, but when it outlasts the crisis, it becomes a problem of its own. Does this vignette sound familiar?