Culture

In this culture section, you’ll find the latest news about psychology. Discover more about literary topics, articles, philosophy, and explore our stories and reflections. Because there’s no better way to stimulate the mind than culture in all its different forms: cinema, music, books…

The Shift by Wayne Dyer

“The Shift” is a movie directed by Michael A. Goorjian in the United States of America. The main protagonist is Wayne Dyer, author of the famous self-help book “Your Erroneous Zones.” During the film, Dr. Wayner Dyer serves as a…

The Legend of the Blue Butterfly

There’s an Eastern legend that tells of a man who many years ago was widowed and left in charge of his two daughters. The two girls were very curious, smart and were always eager to learn. They constantly overwhelmed their…

The Pineal Gland: An Enigma of the Mind

The pineal gland has always sparked a lot of interest. Descartes said that this tiny gland located right in the center of the brain was the “seat of the soul,” the center that manages all of our thoughts. There are also those who call this…

It’s Okay to Be Different

It’s not necessarily bad for a child to feel different, since we’re all unique and special in our own way. But no parent can tolerate their child feeling less than everyone else. That’s why the parents of Charlotte Campbell didn’t hesitate to give…

Chocolate: A Guilty Pleasure that Seduces the Brain

Legend has it that the cacao tree was the most beautiful tree in the paradise of the Aztecs, and that it would grow naturally in shady, tropical forests more than 4,000 years ago. Today, chocolate continues to be “the food of the gods,” a…

33 Quotes by Einstein That Will Make You Think

We all know the outstanding Albert Einstein, with his works, theories and postulates. We also know he had a fierce intellect that nowadays has been confirmed as the foundation of the great history of this genius. But today I’d like to…

Zentangle: Drawing for Meditation

Zentangle is a method of drawing that involves geometric repetition. The object is to promote calmness and meditation through structured patterns that create beautiful images. The technique is easy to learn, and it’s also relaxing and fun! The creators, Maria Thomas and Rick…

12 Crafts that Activate Your Emotions

The things you do with your hands have a direct and immediate effect on your brain. A good amount of therapies use crafts as a way to channel problematic emotions and feelings. And this isn’t in vain. It’s a fact that…

Phi: The Golden Number, the Divine Ratio

I’m going to try to discuss this topic with the vocabulary and reasoning I now possess, knowing full well that it is not ornate enough to cover its complexities. I will move forward with careful short steps, as if I was…

The Role of The Mind In Autoimmune Diseases

Autoimmune diseases remain to be a mystery to science. So far their symptoms and their development are known, but what produces them is still uncertain and most of them can be treated but not cured. There are hypotheses about it, but…

Frida Kahlo on Love and Life

Frida Kahlo lived an intensely emotional life full of precocious learning and controversial temptations. This filled her history with love, struggle, and hope, and showed the world a life beyond what everybody thought was possible. Born in Coyoacán (Mexico) in 1907 into a family of…

You’re Not Depressed, You’re Distracted

The author Facundo Cabral wrote what you might call “a story about life,” about everything that escapes from us, about all the innocence we lost when we were first crushed by difficult experiences. This story is called You’re Not Depressed, You’re Distracted. He tells us about hope, struggle, how to…

The Only Sign of Superiority Is Kindness

“The only sign of superiority that I know is kindness,” the great Beethoven supposedly once said. Being a good person is the only investment that will always pay off, both for yourself and the world. Some people today say that good people are…

6 Inspirational Quotes from Joaquín Sabina

Joaquín Sabina is a Spanish singer-songwriter who’s famous throughout the whole world. His music can take you to different, interesting realities. He’s a free spirit who’s passionate about life, music, and poetry. The following quotes by Joaquín Sabina will surely inspire you. He talks about…

Rare Diseases: The Invisible Pain of Millions of People

Rare diseases are the invisible face of human suffering, ailments that take lives and which are usually unknown to both society and the general scientific and medical community. Rare or infrequent diseases are those that are characterized by their low frequency if we look…

Night Owls: The Charm Of Nighttime

It’s considered “normal” when a person gets up early to start their daily routine and goes to sleep at night. However, it’s becoming more and more frequent to find people who prefer to do the opposite: sleep during the day…