It's impressive, how we are completely oblivious to most operations of our brain. We are made to learn about the functions of the physical aspect of the body. Close to everybody knows that there's a small intestine and a large intestine. Which has as much practical significance as the turd within them. But, ask about … Continue reading Psyche: Availability heuristic
Some books are hollow and superfluous that even a rough skimming feels like a waste of time (like 'How to win friends and influence people'). Some books are super complicated in their content that it bogs down the author's voice. It's the balance between those two, that makes up to a very appreciable and … Continue reading Book: The Black Swan
In 1985, British musicologist Clive Wearing woke to find that his hippocampus has been sieved out, owing to Herpes Encephalitis. From that day forward, he was in a state of perpetual immediacy. Unable to produce new memories, always present in the sublime present. The historical incarnation of Leonard in the movie Memento. Wearing's wife recorded … Continue reading Peace.