There are certainly two ways to look at this situation. The first is through fearful and anxiety ridden eyes. It was that guy at the supermarket that looked at me as if I was one of the ‘infected’. …

*This piece contains explicit language

He woke first in the cottage…the others still recuperating from yesterday’s movement and conversations. He had an idea to go grab some donuts at the infamous bakery nearby, and he romanticized a moment in his mind about his child and her cousins devouring their chosen…

Is your pulse quickening? Your blood pressure rising? Could your heart be working a bit of overtime during this stressful situation we find ourselves in? Well, first acknowledge that your body is responding appropriately…it’s stimulating body processes mostly through the sympathetic side of the nervous system, preparing you for fight…

Humans have such an interesting relationship with food. Compared to other creatures, we’ve gone way beyond our fundamental needs for intake, and moved into developing foods that actually can’t even be considered food. …

The best way that I’ve found for myself to think of food…is to simply call it ‘fuel’ instead. Food is fuel for the organism that your body is. And there is good fuel for functionality…and there is bad. The good fuel is nutrient dense, and usually has multiple functions. Bad…

There is no such thing as ‘no regrets’. There isn’t a life lived ‘without regret’. Of course, we want to live with as little regret as possible, but to say ‘I don’t have any regrets’, is also saying, ‘I made no mistakes along the way and I wouldn’t change anything.’…

The technological advances and the sophistication and skill-set of humans, has allowed us to build communities that are very comfortable. Of course, we strive for comfort. We aim for a life filled with soft furniture, warm healthy food, and a shelter with plenty of space. It seems actually, that a…

Jimmy Thorpe

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