Margaret

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About Margaret B.

Margaret is a freelance writer and tutor. She spends her time reading and writing, hoping to learn why people act the way they do. She is a lifelong fan of both philosophy and fantasy.

7 INTJ Personality Traits Most People Think Are Weird and Confusing

By |2019-02-06T23:36:31+00:00February 3rd, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , |

People with INTJ personality traits are quite rare and can be confusing. The way people with INTJ personality traits interact with the world can be very strange to those around them. If you aren’t used to what is going on, you may find yourself lost in a sea of misunderstandings. This article contains some of [...]

What Is a Positive Bias and How It Distorts Your Perception of Other People

By |2019-01-26T16:37:18+00:00January 26th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

What is a positive bias, you ask? A positive bias is a tendency in humans to overestimate when good things will happen. There is even a specific use of the term positive bias in research. It refers to when someone in research only publishes positive outcomes. A positive bias is normally seen as a good [...]

The Body Language of Lying: Top Secrets Revealed by Psychologists

By |2019-01-25T16:42:36+00:00January 25th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

The body language of lying is something that is very important to learn. This is not to say that everybody you meet will be a liar and a cheat, of course. Simply put, knowing how to spot the signs of lying will make your life easier. Body language is a dead giveaway when it comes [...]

8 Signs of a Melancholic Personality and Why It Can Be Hard to Understand

By |2019-01-21T16:13:55+00:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Empath and HSP, Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are many different types of personality out there, but one of the most misunderstood is the melancholic personality. A melancholic personality is hard to understand because the person who has it will naturally be one that keeps to themselves. This makes it difficult to truly understand them. There is nothing wrong with having a [...]

What Is the Subtle Body and an Exercise That Will Help You Reconnect with It

By |2018-12-04T19:51:21+00:00January 1st, 2019|Categories: Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The subtle body is the subject of various teachings. Many of them centre around the body’s own psycho-spiritual connections. Beliefs of the subtle body include the notion that there are many subtle bodies in one person. Each subtle body corresponds to a separate plane of existence, which all finally culminate in the physical body. History [...]

4 Signs of All-Or-Nothing Thinking and What You Can Do to Change It

By |2018-12-18T14:03:32+00:00December 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

All-or-nothing thinking is something we all fall prey to from time to time. It is more common in people with anxiety and depression (among other things). This cognitive distortion is only one the many negative thought processes we fall prey to from time to time. All-or-nothing thinking leads people to thinking in extremes. There is [...]

6 Common Toxic People Traits: Does Anyone in Your Life Have Them?

By |2018-11-21T13:06:32+00:00December 29th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Toxic people traits can be very hard to identify, particularly with the rise anonymity on the internet. When is somebody just kind of a bad influence, and when are they truly toxic? When is somebody just in a bad mood, or not dealing with stress well, or just toxic? Is there any way to truly [...]

Cassandra Complex in Mythology, Psychology and the Modern World

By |2018-11-20T20:27:28+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

The Cassandra complex is the name given to a phenomenon where people who predict bad news or warnings are ignored or outright dismissed. The term Cassandra complex has entered the lexicon in 1949 when a French philosopher discussed the potential for someone to predict future events. The complex has been used in wide-ranging contexts. This includes [...]