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Beyond Happiness: A Psychologically Rich Life Is a Good Life

People who love being single may be especially likely to have psychologically rich lives

Photo by Jamie Fenn on Unsplash

Do you think a good life is a happy life? A meaningful life? It can be. But there is another dimension of the good life that, until now, has been vastly underappreciated. In an important article published in 2021 in…

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Bella DePaulo

Bella DePaulo

“America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience,” according to the Atlantic. Author of “Singled Out.” Harvard PhD www.belladepaulo.com

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