Category: Psychology

No fake hugs please

Touching but not hugging I just returned from a business trip where I must have exchanged over 100 hugs. It was hug central. Which is what happens when you attend a conference for a field where everybody knows everybody and you are all supposedly overflowing with compassion. Note […]

“No Problem” is a problem

 “The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.”  —Nietzsche Do you know that moment when Scooby Doo goes “Aaarug” (his puzzled grunt)? Or when Taylor Swift asks what “When you said you needed space”.   Those are the moments when you do a double-take or wonder […]