Latest articles by Gonzalo Arreola
Do You Apologize Too Much?

Do you apologize too much? In principle, saying sorry is one of the social glues that strengthens relationships. However, apologizing too much is negative. Remember that the act of apologizing should be significant. This means it shouldn’t be a continuous and…

Publication Bias

In statistics, a bias is a systematic error that can occur in studies or experiments. When there’s a bias present, some responses are selected or favored over others. Interestingly, this bias occurs in a large part of investigations to a greater or…

Indira Gandhi: The Iron Lady of India

Today we’re going to talk about a very controversial character. Loved and hated almost equally, this woman led her country in times of great trouble. Indira Gandhi is unknown to younger generations. So we wanted to take a look at her life…

Affection in Relationships

Being happy with another person is not as simple as consulting an instruction manual, especially as the years pass by. You mustn’t forget that a relationship is like a garden. In particular, you need to take care of and nourish it…

Creative Visualization: A Tool to Achieve Goals

Getting what you want isn’t easy. It takes more than desire and good intention. However, the technique of creative visualization can help you reach your goals. If you use the technique properly, your thoughts can become your great ally. Of…

Cognitive Characteristics of an Abuser

Neuroscience has allowed us to take a look at the main cognitive characteristics of an abuser in a romantic relationship. Now, they don’t correspond to a certain gender exclusively: they apply to men and women equally. In other words, these features…

Slave Grandparent Syndrome

To some extent, the emergence of the slave grandparent syndrome in Spain is due to changes that have occurred in recent decades to the family structure. Some important aspects are the incorporation of women into the working world and the…

Adults Also Have Tantrums

When you hear the word ‘tantrum’, you probably imagine a 2 or 3-year-old child lying on the ground and screaming. However, adults also have tantrums. Sometimes, they get lost in their emotions. Specifically, emotions like frustration, jealousy, and disappointment. According…

Five Tips on How to Study without Getting Bored

Although some subjects probably don’t interest you at all, you sometimes have to study them either because it’s necessary for your work or it’s part of the major you’ve chosen. With this in mind, studying something you don’t like or…

Six Reflections to Live a Better Life

From poets and philosophers to singers and athletes, many personalities have left us with reflections to live a better life. There are many quotes and phrases worth remembering that can awaken you and remind you what is truly important in everyday…

Why the Word ‘Feminism’ Makes Young People Nervous

The word ‘feminism’ makes young people nervous. Conditions of gender inequality are still very common. And, even though there’s been a great generational change, many young people continue to associate the word feminism with radicalism. Some facts make us wonder whether…

How a Rumor Spreads

A rumor is a social phenomenon that needs at least one person to create and spread it as well as many others to modify and transmit it. Therefore, understanding how a rumor spreads is critical to avoid them. Many of the…

José de Espronceda: Biography of the Romantic Poet

Many people know José de Espronceda’s poetry. His poetry consists of contrasts, descriptions, and an abundance of adjectives. Espronceda was inspired by historical figures and legendary stories. He was a rebellious and desperate romantic who also participated in politics. Espronceda…

Anthony de Mello: Biography of a Spiritual Mentor

Anthony de Mello was an Indian Jesuit priest, spiritual guide, and psychotherapist. He became famous for his books, lectures, and unique personality. While he was an awkward figure for many, he was an inspiring one for others. In his books…

How to Find Your Place in the World

You feel like you don’t fit in anywhere. You wake up every day feeling an emotional emptiness. For some reason, it seems impossible to find your place in the world. Everywhere you go feels strange to you. Sometimes, you don’t…

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