Why We Are All Addicts

Why We Are All Addicts

We operate with some stock images of the addict: a person with a heroin needle in a park, or who nurses a bottle of gin in a paper bag at nine in the morning or who sneaks off at every opportunity to light up another...

EASTERN PHILOSOPHY – The Buddha

EASTERN PHILOSOPHY – The Buddha

The story of the Buddha’s life, like all of Buddhism, is a story about confronting suffering. He was born between the sixth and fourth century B.C., the son of a wealthy king in the Himalayan foothills of Nepal. It was prophesied that the young Buddha...

LITERATURE – Jane Austen

LITERATURE – Jane Austen

Jane Austen is loved mainly as a guide to fashionable life in the Regency period, but her own vision of her task was radically different. She was an ambitious and stern moralist. She was acutely conscience of human failings and wanted, through her novels, to...

WHY WE’RE BAD AT DATING APPS

WHY WE’RE BAD AT DATING APPS

[Shayne] Hi, I’m Shayne! [Courtney] Hi… [Courtney] I’m Courtney. [Both of them start to laugh] [Shayne] And welcome back to our awkward dating lives.[Courtney] still in it! [Shayne] Dating apps they’re they’re pretty much the worst. [Shayne] Uh, we both have turbulent histories them. [Courtney]...