Posts by Amanda Graham

Amanda is a children’s television writer and part-time standup comedian. She’s currently producing a live comedy show at the upcoming Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Amanda is training to participate in a full Tough Mudder event in September 2017, which she already thoroughly and passionately regrets. She’s just launched Minefieldness on Instagram and YouTube, which combines comedy and the Mindfulness lifestyle.

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The Big Little Secret to Rejection: How to Get Past It Quickly

“I am good at walking away. Rejection teaches you how to reject.” ~Jeanette Winterson

Rejection is something that can impact all the big parts of our lives—friends and loved ones, education, jobs, and romantic relationships. It can change how we see ourselves, paralyze us into not taking chances, and even make us give up on pursuing our dreams.

There’s a lot of wonderful advice out there about rejection, but I wanted to share a bit of a different perspective. It’s a simple perspective I was lucky enough to hear a long time ago, but have only just begun to …