We Can’t Go Back

I’ve heard a lot of people talking during 2020 pandemic about wanting to “get back to normal”. This is my personal opinion, but that normal is gone. Dead. Lost to us. For one thing, our idea of normal is a fabrication in our minds that has little bearing on reality. What I think of as […]

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Bravado or Acceptance

A few days ago, I posted about the fear pandemic that is sweeping the world. While I am very concerned about the fear that is gripping people, I also want to talk about another way I find myself responding that maybe you can relate to. And that is bravado. What I want to do in […]

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The Pandemic of Fear

I imagine at this point you are aware that there is a deadly pandemic sweeping the world. Actually there are two. But the COVID-19 one is getting plenty of coverage. The other pandemic is fear. Let me be clear, there is definitely danger to COVID-19, and I am not trying to downplay it. We are […]

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Introversion Inoculation Experiment Results

I posted recently about how introversion tiredness may be more about fear than about being around people. After being at a conference with ~200 people for four days straight, I’m pretty sure the theory warrants further study (as in I think I’m onto something, but don’t want to claim victory over one experiment). There were […]

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