Face your fears

I came across this article the other day. It’s about college students today, and how as a trend, they are avoiding the things which make them uncomfortable. It’s a long article, so bookmark and come back. You don’t need to have to read the whole thing to get my point, but it’s a good read in and of itself. It’s primarily about college, but has some good points no matter where you are in life. The term “triggered” is often used to describe the powerful emotional reaction at a memory. It’s most commonly associated with veterans; the sound of fireworks, for example, can trigger the flashback of being under fire. I’ve only used the word “triggered” unironically once on this […]