Month: June 2014

What David Foster Wallace Taught Me: Art as an Anesthetic for Loneliness

We’re existentially alone on the planet. I can’t know what you’re thinking and feeling and you can’t know what I’m thinking and feeling. And the very best works construct a bridge across that abyss of human loneliness. David Foster Wallace David Foster Wallace wrote that “Everybody is identical in their secret unspoken belief that way…

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Redefining Forgiveness: Forgiving Others and Letting Go of The Past

Update 11/16/2014: I’ve published a new entry with 5 resources and activities for forgiveness. View it here. Serendipity is one of the few experiences that has given me something akin to palpable spirituality. I need to remind myself of this, because this post isn’t about spirituality or serendipity, but it’s important and it’s meaningful to…

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