If You’ve Got Talent, This Is How You Get Up After a Humiliating Falling Down

He knows where his own talent is, so he proves everyone wrong

Drawing by author, 2022

Around the 4th century BC, more than 2,300 years ago.

There are seven kingdoms in China. Each tries to take over the other, the world becomes a blood-bathed war zone, and therefore this time is called by…




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Mark Chu

Mark Chu

I’m an associate professor in psychology at a small university in southern New Mexico. I like playing musical instruments, basketball, and writing stories.

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