In pre-modern times, the discrepancy between what the philosophers advised and how people lived was not so great. Wealth provided security, but even for the rich wealth was flimsy protection … Continue reading Why is living the simple life so hard ?
Frenemies. When a friend breaks up with us, or disappears without explanation, it can be devastating. Even though the churning and pruning of social networks is common over time, we … Continue reading French teenagers on a boat in the Seine river, 1988. David Alan Harvey.