The Authentic Eclectic

The Strange & True Story of The Glass King

The Disturbing World of Mass Mental Illness

A glass chess piece on a chess board. The Garrulous Glaswegian.
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Social contagion is sometimes thought to be a modern phenomenon. But the mind is a monkey and our thoughts have been tricking us into beliefs inconsistent with material reality throughout history.



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Celtic Chameleon

Celtic Chameleon


I am my mother’s savage daughter. Editor, writer, freelancer. Alison Tennent — lost and found in three continents. Soup Babooshka.