The Dissatisfaction Cycle

Back in January, I began to theorize about the vicious cycle of dissatisfaction. The cycle that I (theoretically) observed as it related to wanting things that I couldn’t or shouldn’t have looked like this: 1. See thing, love thing, want thing2. Connive to obtain thing3. Anticipate how thing will make life perfect4. Become inevitably disappointedContinue reading “The Dissatisfaction Cycle”

The Cycle of the Imperfect Life

I mentioned here the vicious cycle of dissatisfaction. I want to take a deeper dive into that cycle, because it is at the root of so much of my discontent. The cycle looks like this: 1. See thing, love thing, want thing2. Connive to obtain thing3. Anticipate how thing will make life perfect4. Become inevitablyContinue reading “The Cycle of the Imperfect Life”