Tag Archives: Pollyanna Syndrome

Pollyanna…Shot Through the Heart

 For those of you who may not know, Pollyanna, the heroine in Eleanor H. Porter’s 1913 classic children’s book of the same name, is code for optimism. A Pollyanna is someone always opting for sunshine, rather than clouds. Definitely a … Continue reading

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Enduring Others

Jean Paul Sartre said…hell is other people. Come to find out, he wasn’t just whistling Dixie that Jean. I am so bogged down by the bad behavior of others that it’s a miracle I’m upright. You think you know who … Continue reading

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