Monthly Archives: February 2014

#Highly Sensitive People: Do you have a problem with focus?

Do you have a problem with focus? I know that this is an obvious “yes” for a highly sensitive person! It’s true that it’s not difficult for us to be distracted by the many things that can cause us to … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Are you too trusting?

Are you too trusting? I’ve been. I’m learning that I can’t trust others until they have earned my trust. It’s never a good idea to reveal too much about yourself until you’ve gained some familiarity with the other person/persons. Why … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you think out of the box?

Do you think out of the box? I read a very interesting article about a girl scout selling her cookies outside a non-conventional place. To me, this girl is thinking out of the box and being successful by selling 117 … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: How “connected” are you?

How “connected” are you? Studies show that our capacity to connect with other people plays an important role in our personal happiness, longevity, and ability to handle stress. Unfortunately, since highly sensitive people tend to need a lot of “alone” … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: How can you cope with the death of a beloved pet?

How can you cope with the death of a beloved pet? I wrote a newsletter column in April 2009 that deals with this situation. The column is as follows: I’m writing this column with a heavy heart. On March 28th, … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you think it’s too late for love?

Do you think it’s too late for love? Certainly Sadie Hargrove Sims and Reverend Wallace Lee don’t think so. Sadie is 104 and Reverend Wallace Lee is 87. She was married for 24 years and he was married for 51. … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you love yourself?

Do you love yourself? This is an appropriate question for Valentine’s Day. Do you take the time to appreciate the good qualities that you have? I know that this is the time to spread the love to others, but where … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: What would the world be like if it were run by HSPs?

What would the world be like if it were run by HSPs? This is a difficult question to answer. Would a highly sensitive person subject themselves to the abuse that one has to take to run something on a grand … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you enjoy the good times?

Do you enjoy the good times? This might sound like a silly question, but do you truly savor the best times of your life? It’s too easy to take for granted the little things that makes us happy. Yesterday was … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Is fear holding you back?

Is fear holding you back? If you’re a human being, it probably is or has. When you’re faced with making a change or doing something different our “fear sensors” naturally kick in and says danger, danger or trouble ahead, trouble … Continue reading

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