Category: Ideas & Opinions

How to be Hopeful #13

This week I had the absolute pleasure of speaking with the artist, musician, and poet Landry Butler from Nashville, one of the hubs of community and creativity in the beautiful American south.

We spoke about many things including how art and creativity can help hope to grow, the importance of people singing together, and how despite growing in America, hope is growing too,

“we have to push back with our own hope, the belief that we like to work together and build each other up, we can do that … still have the hope that we can do something positive”

Psychology’s Five Revelations for Finding Your True Calling

This article was originally published at Aeon and has been republished under Creative Commons.

If, like many, you are searching for your calling in life – perhaps you are still unsure which profession aligns with what you most care about – here are five recent research findings worth taking into consideration.

Why Pop Needs its Eccentric Characters

This article was originally published at Aeon and has been republished under Creative Commons.

True pop eccentrics are either born that way and find an outlet in music, or are “turned crazy” by the destructive nature of the music business itself.