Becoming a better person

Desire versus joy

This article by Oliver Burkeman about the difference between wanting something versus the joy of having the thing really resonated with me today. I love looking at shops but often […]

I accept

I can’t say that I am good at accepting things as they are. Like a toddler, I want to stamp my foot. I want someone else’s life. Someone else’s body. […]

I like myself

Despite being so very very old, I feel like I am only beginning to understand myself. I have been reading Alain de Botton’s book Status Anxiety, which I found at […]

Is it useful?

A site that I love and always read is Barking Up the Wrong Tree. I always find Eric’s writing on science and psychology so interesting and helpful. I want to […]