Mental Gecko
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Mental Gecko

Just Because You’re Good at Something Doesn’t Mean You Have to Do It

Talent alone doesn’t make something satisfying if you lack passion.

When I was born, as the story goes, my grandmother held me her arms, looked at my fingers and pronounced that I would be a great pianist someday. Now, this grandmother evidently had a gift of knowing what would come to pass in the…



The various ways we cope with an increasingly complex and chaotic world. Topics included are psychology, positive psychology and mental health, writing and writing advice, fiction, poetry, maintaining a positive mindset and humor.

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Natalie Frank, Ph.D.

I write about behavioral health & other topics. I’m Managing Editor (Serials, Novellas) for LVP Press. See my other articles: