From Power She died a famous woman denying her wounds denying her wounds came from the same source as her power ~ Adrienne Rich
This is what unconcious racial bias looks like. You are out for a long run on a Sunday afternoon. You are running on a narrow sidewalk and up ahead are two young women, tall, with long blonde hair walking abreast. They are both looking at their phones. You think they will see you coming but […]
Our memories might live beyond our brains. Crazy, right? Or crazy right.
This is an interesting chart about how history’s most creative people organized their days. Here’s the pattern I see – not many jobs. I wonder if the sleep patterns or creative hours differ by type of creative person – say painter versus writer versus inventor, etc.
“if you treat people badly, it’s a reflection on yourself.” ~ Radical Humaneness of Norway’s Prison
I really like this formula for conquering fear appropriate to today, Passover and Good Friday: 1. awaken desire “Before this desire was kindled, language had lost its power because the people were rendered stone-deaf by fear. But, in this aroused, anticipatory state, their ears open up. Their mouths become looser. From a state of being […]
Speaking of words. Keeping a diary has been found to be “a valuable therapeutic means for relieving emotional distress and promoting well-being.” The study asked adolescents to write a blog: “The field experiment included randomly assigned adolescents, preassessed as having social–emotional difficulties, to 6 groups (26–28 participants in each): Four groups were assigned to blogging […]