I stared at my broken iphone.
I had smashed it against the wall. The iphone’s screen was broken and I knew it would take quite some money (and some time) to fix it.
But the thing is, if you now ask me why I did it, I can not give a proper answer. I know whom I set my fire on, but I wouldn’t recall the reason. After some time it was too small to ever think about it again.
And that was not the first time I smashed my phone because of trivial reasons.
It was quite stupid, you may say, but we all sacrifice our personal belongings, our own mental stability, our precious relationships, or all of the above, to get over the negative emotions quickly.
We never think of the root cause which triggered us to act like we are the victims of our emotions. We just act whatever that makes us release the bad energy. But you know, there are better ways to treat anger, besides smashing things, punching pillows and shouting in the forest (especially when we don’t live near any forest!).Continue reading “Treating anger the unbound way”