Chris Markiewicz's Blog
Every Monday – thoughts, observations and ideas that hold up a mirror to who & how we are

Posts Tagged ‘Resilience

Strong or cheerful?

May 18, 2015

A while back I put the following question onto my Facebook  page: Which is it better to be – strong or cheerful? Interestingly, the answers I got fell both ways with some saying strong was better and others declaring cheerful as being most beneficial. I have to say that, for me, cheerful seems to be […]

In defence of thin skin

December 16, 2013

Whilst participating in an online  discussion recently, I found myself needing to tell someone that I was not happy about a personal comment he’d sent my way. He responded by saying that I shouldn’t have such a thin skin. I thought he may well have been right, given that I do at times fall a […]