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Yes, you can train yourself to be a positive person

By Rachel Feintzeig

23 Jan 2023 · 4 min read

I’m pessimistic by nature, sarcastic and cynical, prone to negative prognostications and insecurities.

Which is why my husband looked at me strangely when I greeted the end of our holiday break by declaring, “It’s going to be a great year! I can’t wait to get back into a routine!”

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