It takes a great deal of bravery to show others one’s vulnerabilities and, like it or not, writing is taking the best ideas you’ve had and sharing them with people who will sometimes knock them down.
Thanks for sharing this. It was exceptionally well-written and incredibly valuable.
Oliver, thanks for taking the time to write such a considerate and necessary piece.
I don’t think there’s a thing in your piece I don’t agree with to some extent or another. You have hit the nail very firmly on its head. Here in the United Kingdom, where I’m now living, there runs an almost identical narrative to the one…
Thanks for publishing this, it was a great read. I was discussing something very similar with my friends just the other day. It was an old and small group of friends, and we were discussing how a key part of us remaining friends is that we’ve allowed each other to change. We haven’t held each other up to this stagnate idea of who we need to be.
Thanks for your post.
I think regardless of whether Trump avoids a war or getting re-elected he has undoubtedly had a major impact on the world. Why?
A complete paradigm shift with how the world thinks of and engages with the US. Trump may not got to war, or at least not start a new one, but he can…
Agree with a lot of what you’ve said. Especially in regards to diminishing the capacity for multiplicity in human beings.
What the merging of public/private personalities or ‘images’ does is reduce identity and personality to a series of memes, of indicators, of photos and links (as you put it). Rather than letting…