This is going to get a little personal and I’d like you to keep that in mind as I manoeuvre my way through this. It’s 100% my experience and as such, it may reflect poorly on people around me – this is not actual critique. I have wonderful friends that I love dearly but sometimes… Continue reading On being held back
I’m a big fan of magic and mentalism, partially because it’s great entertainment but perhaps even more so because it’s so deeply rooted in psychology. Magic relies on our brains functioning a certain way or the trick wouldn’t work. Kyle Eschen did a really good talk about those exact two things, which made me very… Continue reading On cognitive blindspots
My boyfriend showed me this TED talk the other day and I thought it made some interesting points on having a diagnosis and what that actually means. There’s a balance to strike between testing and theories, and the actual reality of humanity.