Go For The Emotional Gold

Katz, Dian
October 2008
Lesbian News;Oct2008, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p34
The author offers her insights on harnessing a person's emotions and mastering his or her greatest attributes. The author believes that mastering one's emotions allows a person to have the ability to focus. The author cites an example of not accomplishing a goal because of the lack of motivation to do something to achieve it. She also recommends a way to get one's drive to do something about a set goal and relates her personal experience.


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