Attention is like a beam of light in a dark room. But it can only focus on a few things, and the rest of the world we may be blind to. Continue reading Attention and Change Blindness
Recent COVID-19 situation was born into a polarized social environment in western culture. High levels of distrust are running around, with sentiments of nationalism and tribalism that affect our response to the Coronavirus. Continue reading Social Polarization in the Time of Pandemic
Whenever we experience a piece of art like a movie or hear a piece of music, there are two forms of meaning – the meaning that the art gives to you, and the meaning that you put into it. Continue reading Bringing Yourself: Projection
What can you sustain? And it is helping you grow? Continue reading How Hard are you Working?
How to think about and choose a life direction Continue reading Life Direction
The duality between masculine and feminine drives how we see key aspects of the world. Continue reading Masculine and Feminine
Mr. Clifford Geertz was a cultural anthropologist, whose work shed light on interpreting symbols and society, who passed away in 2006. He drew a careful distinction between culture and social structure, and said that a culture is a “system of meanings embodied by symbols” that provide people with a frame of reference to understand reality. … Continue reading Clifford Geertz