• The Fear of Ending a Relationship

    The Fear of Ending a Relationship Some of us live in such dread of ending a relationship, wed rather sacrifice our chances of long-term happiness rather than endure a tricky few hours. But the discomfort of ... The School of Life The School of Life Feb 12, 2020

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  • The One Subject You Really Need to Study: Your Own Childhood

    The One Subject You Really Need to Study: Your Own Childhood Our schools teach us about trigonometry, the 100 years war and the properties of atoms - but they too often forget to address the one topic we really need ... The School of Life The School of Life Feb 5, 2020

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  • How to Stop Feeling Nostalgic for an Ex

    How to Stop Feeling Nostalgic for an Ex Theres nothing more common and yet more peculiar than our habit, in certain moods, of feeling nostalgic for lovers whom we spent a good deal of time trying to escape ... The School of Life The School of Life Jan 29, 2020

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  • How to Make People Feel Good About Themselves

    How to Make People Feel Good About Themselves We often imagine that the best way to endear ourselves to others is never to bother to them - and always to fit in with their plans. But thats to ... The School of Life The School of Life Jan 22, 2020

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  • Don't Worry, No One Cares

    Don't Worry, No One Cares Were often held back by a crippling fear that we cant possibly do certain things because other people will judge us. But for those of us hemmed in by ... The School of Life The School of Life Jan 15, 2020

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  • You Have the Right to Speak Up

    You Have the Right to Speak Up For too long, some of us are silent, afraid of voicing what we really want and telling others the important things that they need to hear. It isnt a good ... The School of Life The School of Life Jan 8, 2020

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  • The High Price We Pay for Our Fear of Loneliness

    The High Price We Pay for Our Fear of Loneliness We often make some very peculiar and regrettable choices on the basis of a hidden and unmentioned fear: that of being alone. But once we realise that there isnt, in ... The School of Life The School of Life Jan 1, 2020

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  • Self-Hatred & Anxiety

    Self-Hatred & Anxiety The reason we may feel more anxious than we should lies in an unusual place: Self-hatred. If we think of ourselves as bad, then surely bad things must happen to ... The School of Life The School of Life Dec 25, 2019

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  • Alternatives To a Standard Relationship

    Alternatives To a Standard Relationship People tend to assume that if theyre going to be in a relationship, it has to be a monogamous, long-term kind. Though that might have been true in many places ... The School of Life The School of Life Dec 18, 2019

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  • Dating When You've Had a Bad Childhood

    Dating When You've Had a Bad Childhood Dating is always a slightly daunting process, involving the need to gather our courage to reveal that we like someone - and that they may not like us... But were ... The School of Life The School of Life Dec 11, 2019

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