The Prime Minister of the Tang Dynasty was a national hero, praised for his success as both a statesman and military leader. But despite his fame, power, and wealth, he … Continue reading
Emotional validation is a great tool for interacting with an emotionally sensitive person. Listen and be present. Listen and don’t speak right away. When someone is emotional, they want to … Continue reading
Rob Cowan 19 March, 2014 Exciting piece.
Great article from Umair Haque on the sterility of the modern world: The Great Enterprise of the Age of Stagnation is the wholesale manufacture not of great, world-shaking, ground-breaking ideas, … Continue reading
By Thibaut de Navarre (also Thibaut de Champagne): ￼ Dex est ensi conme li pellicanz Qui fet son nif el plus haut arbre sus, Et li mauvés oisiaus, qui vient … Continue reading
Note to self: Remember to go and see this. Ravilious is one of my favourite artists. via Dulwich Picture Gallery Exhibition – Ravilious | Dulwich Picture Gallery.
I heard a fascinating programme on BBC World Service the other day, an interview by Robert Peston with Dacher Keltner of University of California. It dealt with the effect that … Continue reading