The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

100/50 Words

Don’t Let Your Thoughts Derail You

Thrifty Words 100 Challenge #90 and Fifty Words #111: Thinking

One of the most useful things I learnt in mindfulness training is that thoughts are mental events and that we have a choice whether we get on board with them or not. The idea is to treat thoughts like trains — trains of thought — and only get on board…



We’re a Bad Influence because we INCITE change through inclusion, thought and creativity. We imagine a world where people can think critically, express themselves, and thumb their nose at the status quo, together.

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Marla Bishop

Londoner, philosophy graduate, journalist, relationship coach, wife & mother. MA in Novel Writing; working on 1st novel. Follow me: