self-sabotage Science Explains Why We Tend to Unintentionally Sabotage Our Goals
Lifehack We rather stay at a job where we’re unhappy than pursue something else. We don’t start working on a project for months until only a few days are left. We do things that will likely lead to regret down the road…so why do we do them?
amygdala hijack The Lizard Brain and the Resistance
PsychCentral Making a creative project risks other people not liking it, ignoring it, even laughing at it – and the cringe we may feel about getting those reactions (or even anticipating them) is a sign of the reptilian part of our system.