Happiness is great. Creativity is awesome. Punch through the conflicts and paradoxes and make it happen. Or take a random walk and stumble into it. There’s more than one way to skin a cat. [Mixed metaphors are creative—if awkward.] Read More
Questions of psychological interest pop up everywhere. My approach to blogging is promiscuous, opportunistic, and heterodox. I comment on a variety of issues, ranging from animal behavior to the human experience of guilt and happiness to philosophy of science. I draw on personal experience, recent public events such as movies or media debacles, and of course the peer-reviewed archive of our field.