A Swim in Denial

What we can't think about and how it shapes us.

Straight Talk about Cannibals

We start out feeding on mother's milk, and we go through life consuming each other's energy and qualities. The behavior is all around us, usually mutual, and as a rule we know when to stop. But not always. When appetites run amok, it scares us—and it should. Read More

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Kirby Farrell, Ph.D.'s most recent book is Berserk Style in American Culture.


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