Existentialism and Anxiety
Imagine standing on a chessboard, the game is in mid-play. You are surrounded by pieces, both black and white. You are to move next, that much you know, but you don’t know if you are a black or a white piece and there’s no way of telling.
That’s how I’d describe the feeling of anxiety.
We all feel it to some degree.* It’s a feeling of not knowing what is expected of us: what our obligations…