pessimism

Why Today’s Afterschool Specials Would Be Hope Killers

If fiction follows fact, modern afterschool will reflect the great hope divide between American adults and children.

On January 24th, 2015, posted in: Diet, Dreaming, Parenting, pessimism, Sex, Teamwork, Wisdom by

America, You Need Therapy

America, you are in a funk. You need to find one thing that excites you about the future. It can be a reunion with old friends, a sporting event, or some big goal at work. Better yet, pick something that is challenging and really meaningful. Remember h…

On January 24th, 2015, posted in: Happiness, Identity, Laughter, Motivation, pessimism, Therapy by

Why Today’s Afterschool Specials Would Be Hope Killers

If fiction follows fact, modern afterschool will reflect the great hope divide between American adults and children.

On February 3rd, 2013, posted in: Diet, Dreaming, Parenting, pessimism, Sex, Teamwork, Wisdom by

America, You Need Therapy

America has an identity crisis. To some, she is a corporation that needs managing. To others, she is an idea that keeps evolving. To me, a psychologist who studies hope, she is a living thing that is down and needs help bouncing back. When you listen c…

America, You Need Therapy

America, you are in a funk. You need to find one thing that excites you about the future. It can be a reunion with old friends, a sporting event, or some big goal at work. Better yet, pick something that is challenging and really meaningful. Remember h…

On January 16th, 2013, posted in: Happiness, Identity, Laughter, Motivation, pessimism, Therapy by