Psychological projection

Psychological projection or projection bias is a psychological defense mechanism where a person unconsciously denies his or her own attributes, thoughts, and emotions, which are then ascribed to the outside world, such as to other people. Thus, projection involves imagining or projecting the belief that others have those feelings. Continue Reading →

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A Rakes Progress

A Rake’s Progress is a series of eight paintings by 18th century English artist William Hogarth. Continue Reading →

The Moment

The moment when, after many years
of hard work and a long voyage
you stand in the centre of your room,
house, half-acre, square mile, island, country,
knowing at last how you got there,
and say, I own this, Continue Reading →

I saw a man pursuing the horizon;
Round and round they sped.
I was disturbed at this;
I accosted the man.
“It is futile,” I said,
“You can never — ”

“You lie,” he cried,
And ran on.

– Stephen Crane

How not to be seen..

Useful advice, perfect for office situations (yes I’m flying under the radar today) Continue Reading →