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What Djokovic’s Smashed Racket Tells Us About Ourselves

A mindful exploration of what is triggered in us and what it relates to.

Photo by Christian Tenguan on Unsplash

I was talking to a friend about the men’s tennis finals. She was distraught at the rage with which Djokovic smashed his racket. She was disturbed by his inability to regulate the intensity of his emotions and the eruption of violence.

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A community of people who are curious to find out what others have already figured out // Curious is a new personal growth publication by The Startup (https://medium.com/swlh).

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Serge Prengel

Serge Prengel

Serge Prengel is a therapist. He is the author of Bedtime Stories For Your Inner Child and other books. See: http://activepause.com/books

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