Why our stories are going to kill us
I recently gave a talk at TEDxToronto 2015 wherein I shared quite a lot of my own backstory, while simultaneously citing the dangers of putting too much stock in the stories we tell ourselves.
Today I ended my 33rd year of life. One-third down. In the books.
Sometimes life feels really, really long. It seems the older I get, the more that rings true. I reflect back on everything that’s happened. All the chapters, the characters, the page-turning moments… and it feels like…