During the last few days of 2020, I felt the urge of shutting myself out from social media and from being a public figure altogether. This included closing down my blogsite http://www.miss-mars.com and discontinuing my plans to vlog for #MondayswithMissMars. I have set my mind into it that I was prepared not being able to… Continue reading To blog or not to blog? How to answer the question (and anything else we want to do in life)
It takes a high level of maturity to understand that our opinions are in no way more dominant than the others'.
“Man, by nature, is a political animal.” It is innate in us how we need to be part of a social group. Maslow even placed Sense of Belongingness in the third tier of the Hierarchy of Needs right above the Safety and Security. There are so many prose that tell us how we, humans, need… Continue reading Not being everyone’s cup of tea doesn’t mean you can’t have the Juice
On April 1st, while some were posting about pranks, I made a big leap of faith and permanently moved to a different island city, after 30+ years of staying in the same place. You can just imagine how my core city girl was shaken. For years, I have agreed with Neale Donald Walsch when he… Continue reading Does life really begin at the end of the comfort zone?
On my previous post, we talked about ways on how I re-ignite spark over my job. But what if neither extrinsic nor intrinsic motivation spark joy anymore? It is probably easy to answer "quit" or "resign". A lot of people, especially those in the corporate world, yearn to do something different like carpentry or painting… Continue reading Balancing Career and Passion