I would like to begin by saying I am not not a neuroscientist. This being said, everything thing I have … Continue reading Does hypnosis help you accurately recall past events?
Taking things personally means to see them as being directed at you as a punishment or retaliation. For example, I … Continue reading The Costs of Taking Things Personally
The secret to happiness is keeping your appreciation high and your expectations low. —-Misquote of a misquote supposedly attributed to … Continue reading Gratitude, Expectations, Humility, Contentment, Ambition and Success
There are two kinds of vulnerability. The first is the type that comes from living authentically with an open heart. … Continue reading How can one overcome emotional vulnerability?
Deja vu comes from the French meaning previously seen. It is when you have a uncanny sensation that what you … Continue reading What Is Deja Vu?
What is mindfulness and how did it become so popular in the US? Mindfulness is an English translation of the … Continue reading Mindfulness in America
A flag is a potent symbol. Symbolic anthropologist, Victor Turner said “symbols are realer than real.” By which he meant that … Continue reading I was asked why are Americans so sensitive about the desecration of their flag?
If there isn’t a God, we are the ones to say that Hitler is evil. How do we know? We … Continue reading If there wasn’t a God, who’s to say that Hitler was evil?
Emotions express our values. They help us to grant significance to events and ideas. It is how we know what … Continue reading Is it wrong for a person to only be driven by logic?
When I was very young, maybe six years old, my father read me a Bible story. In the story, God … Continue reading What is the most psychologically damaging thing you can say to a child?