Personal Growth

Be gold, not gray

Bookmarked 10 ways to be stronger than stone (

Grey-rocking is this: someone antagonizes you and so you stay instinctually, defensively quiet, keeping your body language protectively flat. This has proven to be ineffectual politically. Your heart may race and sweat may flow from all your pores, but you give the antagonist no further reason to harm you.

By Tracy Durnell

Writer and designer in the Seattle area. Freelance sustainability consultant. Reach me at She/her.

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