How To Pretend To Be Happy When You Are Not

Because being optimistic all the time can be exhausting.

Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash

Everyone wants to become the spirited leader in a crowd of cynics, grin despite the grind of daily life, and be a beacon of light in a society filled with darkness.

But here is a dirty secret that folks rarely mention — it is damn hard work being an optimist.

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Adrian S. Potter

Antisocial Extrovert · Writer and Poet, Engineer, Consultant, Public Speaker · Writing about self-improvement, gratitude, and creativity · www.adrianspotter.com