The Toxic List Effect

I recently had a Eureka moment. Out of the blue, completely unexpectedly and with stunning suddenness I realised why so many people are afraid of “old age”, which these days seems to be thirty-two. Obviously, every Eureka moment must be shared publicly or it never happened so I’m sharing. Continue reading The Toxic List Effect

Sour Graping Tactics: Lose like a Winner

I believe one of the very few things all humans feel the same way about is failure. I may well be wrong and there may be failure addict clubs somewhere, where people swap stories of glorious failures and spectacular humiliations, and plot new ones. Anything’s possible. But most of us don’t like failure. It’s evolutionary. So we’ve got coping mechanisms, some better working than others. Continue reading Sour Graping Tactics: Lose like a Winner