Because it seems to be a given in this society that social isolation is bad for your health, here is an opposite view.
There is another possibility.....that people who were unable to talk a million years ago are still with us.
In 2016, the lid of Pandora's box opened wide and a whole mob of ancient ghosts whirled out.
I wish I had a dollar for every time I've had to read, or listen to someone say to me, or heard on TV/radio that 'Jesus is the reason for the season'. When my daughters were growing up, I encouraged them to appreciate and empathize with Christianity - many of their friends and schoolmates attended … Continue reading Rescuing Reality | Christmas | Jesus is not the only reason for the season | Why the holiday is for everyone
In The Shyness Guide, I make the case that detachment is a tool one can use to enter and explore the social world.
"What are you?" - "I am the death of all men....."
What's good for some people sometimes isn't always good for everyone all the time.
Do you know the Barbara Streisand song......'People Who Need People'? - which said that such people are are the 'luckiest people in the world'?
When the public stops reading a novel, that book goes into a hibernation that it may never emerge from. The winter of the forgotten can last forever. Some books are never forgotten, and that’s usually because of a character. Many of Dickens’ characters – think of Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol - may prove … Continue reading Rescuing Fiction | 10 forgotten Novels you might want to read