South of Certainty
Published in

South of Certainty

The Sorrow Nostalgia Sometimes Brings

A glass jar labeled “Memories”
Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash

Nostalgia is one of the best substances known to man, and it’s made free of charge right in our brains. We encounter something that triggers good memories or memorable challenges we overcame, and we’re temporarily transported back in time. Sights and sounds rush to the forefront of our minds. Maybe smells, tastes, and textures do as well.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store