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Gameful Life

The “Instead Of” Game: The Briefest but Probably the Most Crucial of All Self-Motivational Games

An honest, kind, helpful, and fun approach to switching from upsets to joy and well-being

Photo by Lorenzo Herrera on Unsplash

I love turning my life and anything that composes it into fun games. I call the result of this process a self-motivational game.




Living a gameful life means approaching anything we are up to or what comes our way as if it was a fantastic collection of games, of which we are both designers and players. This publication is by Victoria Ichizli-Bartels. For more see and subscribe to

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Victoria Ichizli-Bartels

Victoria Ichizli-Bartels

Life gamer, life coach, top writer, author, engineer; originator of Self-Gamification — an art to turning life into fun games →

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