• Sophia Anna in Motivation

    Building Castles In The Sky: Why Daydreaming Is Actually Good For You

    Building Castles In The Sky: Why Daydreaming Is Actually Good For You

    Freud had it right when he stated that “men and women cannot subsist on the scanty satisfaction which they extort from reality.” He believed that our tendency to daydream in our everyday lives was a tool derived from our basic pleasure principle. Lately, I've found myself slipping into the fantasy of being awash on some […]
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  • Sophia Anna in Dating

    No Rules, No Regrets: Why There's No Blueprint To Falling In Love

    No Rules, No Regrets: Why There's No Blueprint To Falling In Love

    Love: It's that illusive little word, dissected time and time again, and then conveniently shoved into the four corners of a very stereotypical little box. Despite the fact that we are habit-forming creatures, life is unpredictable. We're spinning around an orbit somewhere in space where anything is possible. So why should the process of falling […]
  • Sophia Anna in Motivation

    Life Is About Affirmation: 7 Things We Should Learn To Say ‘Yes' To More Often

    Life Is About Affirmation: 7 Things We Should Learn To Say ‘Yes' To More Often

    Recently, I sat all alone in my favorite café enjoying a glass of white wine, surrounded by the glow of newlywed couples and bustling families. I had my consciousness absorbed in my phone, and when I looked up, I was greeted by a cute, blonde waiter who made a beeline just to discretely pass me […]
  • Sophia Anna in Dating

    Get Out While You Can: 5 Ways To Tell If You're Dating A Narcissist

    Get Out While You Can: 5 Ways To Tell If You're Dating A Narcissist

    I once dated someone — let's call him Randy — who spent more time in the shower fixing his hair and shaving than I did. I also ate more than him, which was kind of annoying. While I did admire the fact that Randy always smelled like Paco Rabanne and succeeded in dressing like Chuck Bass, […]