Burnout, Stress Leave, and Taking the Necessary Time to Heal

I've never really come out and said, "I had a breakdown." Largely because so very many things have happened and there's just too much to talk about. But: I had a breakdown, years ago when I was working for the Government of Canada. And my doctor put me on stress leave. And it turned out … Continue reading Burnout, Stress Leave, and Taking the Necessary Time to Heal

Do we “impose” or even “keep” peace? No: We embody it.

Inner peace is the only true starting point of peace, anywhere. If you yourself are not inwardly peaceful, then how can you know what peace is for others? Even more: How can you seek to impose "peace" on others, or to "keep" the peace somewhere? You can't. You cannot. One who is not themself at … Continue reading Do we “impose” or even “keep” peace? No: We embody it.