Chasing the Unicorn: the Myth of Perfection

Many of us struggle to find contentment in our lives because we are sure there “has to be more.” Whatever we have achieved or accrued, no matter how satisfying in the moment, loses its luster when we consider what we might have accomplished if we had tried harder, studied more, turned right instead of left, bought this instead of that, done it a different way, etc. We have been convinced by savvy advertisers looking to prey on our insecurities and the culture of re-touched, airbrushed, social-media-ready photo opportunities that happiness is achieved by having, being and doing the right things in the right way at the right time: So casual! So relaxed! So effortless! in order to achieve

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