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The 5 Most Popular Articles of 2016 (So Far)

"The 5 Most Popular Articles in 2016 (So Far)," LynnDaue.comIt always amazes me to see what resonates with you. Sometimes, writing feels like a shot in the dark.

Other times, I get motivated to dig in and figure out what you like.

This week was one of those weeks.

Today, I share with you what YOU have loved most in 2016.

(Duly noted, lovelies—expect more of this in the future.) 

The Top 5 Articles on LynnDaue.com in 2016 (So Far)

1. "7 Emotions That Can't Be Explained in English"

This article, sourced from the January/February 2016 issue of Psychology Today, highlights seven emotions that can be identified in foreign languages but not in English. By using these foreign-language emotions, we English-speakers now have additional definitions in our vocabulary to identify—and therefore deal with—unknown emotions.

2. "Why Your Dreams Aren't Coming True"

There is a definite reason why your dreams aren't coming true. And it's not because you're not smart enough, rich enough, or pretty enough. Somewhere, you're dropping the ball. Where is it for you? (For me, it's reason #3.)

3. "5 Signs You May Need to Surrender"

Are you tired? Depleted? Unmotivated? It might be time for you to surrender. (And I don't mean waving the white flag and giving up; I mean letting go of constant busyness for something better to come into our lives.

4. "Are You Listening? The World is Trying to Tell You Something?"

If you hear something once, it might be interesting. Twice, it's curious. Three times? It's time to pay attention, because the world is trying to tell you something.

5. "How to Be Courageous (Even If You're Scared Stiff)"

If you have a goal—preferably a Big, Hairy, Audacious Goal—then you're going to be scared. (And if you're not scared, your goal isn't big enough.) But there IS a way to be courageous, despite this fear. I call it the FIFI Method, and it'll help you push through even the most uncomfortable of actions.