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Welcome to another Motherfucking Monday email, the only weekly newsletter that promises to hang out on Friday and then ghosts you until Monday… always Monday... Each week, I discuss three topics that make you slightly less of an awful person. This week, we’re covering: 1) the subtle art of forgiveness and its benefits; 2) coronavirus—why won’t anybody shut up about it; and 3) developing a comfort for living in uncertainty.
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1. The subtle art of forgiveness - A couple weeks ago, I wrote an article about dealing with regret. Originally, I planned to have a section on forgiveness, since that’s kind of how you get over your regrets—you forgive yourself for whatever dumb fucking thing you did.
But as that section grew and expanded, I started to realize that forgiveness is a much bigger topic than simply not beating yourself up for something. I was soon sucked down a rabbit hole of forgiveness theorizing and research. I discovered that the ability to forgive (and let’s be clear, it …
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