"[H]ope lies... in millions of solitary individuals whose deeds and works every day negate frontiers... there shines forth fleetingly the ever-threatened truth that each and every man, on the foundation of his own sufferings and joys, builds for all.""
Albert Camus, Create Dangerously.
This collection is about those deeds, and the frontiers that face them.
In this collection:
May 3, 2018 by Dorian Minors
As a psychological theory, 'learned helplessness' has an even worse origin story than the grittiest Batman reboot you can imagine. But the story also has a deeper meaning that's often lost in the telling.Read more...
October 6, 2017 by Dorian Minors
If you're anything like me (and here's hoping you aren't), then you might be delighted to hear that your inability to walk through life unaccompanied by the sounds of various clatters and clangings could actually make you look a little better looking in the eyes of others.Read more...
August 5, 2015 by Dorian Minors
Conversation is obviously a source of intimacy. But you mightn't expect it to be one of the predominant sources. Often we consider intimacy as a function of physical closeness. But intimicy is about relational closeness in any form. And conversation is an extremely powerful way to generate it.Read more...