fears

I Looked at My Inner Demons in the Eye

I looked at my inner demons in the eye and discovered what fear was. That paralyzing fear that comes from within and takes control so fiercely that gasping for air seems impossible. That state that makes you feel like your…

The Forest Test and its Place in Psychoanalysis

Hindrances and annoyances that take away our happiness, entrenched fears, values ​​that govern our choices and behavior. The forest test tries to clarify and interpret many of these issues based on the approach from which it was designed: relational psychoanalysis.…

The Importance of Poetry

Something surprising just happened. A poet has won the Spanish equivalent of the Got Talent television contest. César Brandon, a 24 year old, has managed to captivate the public simply with his words. No frills. Just poetry. Alone, on a large…

The 7 Most Interesting and Strange Phobias

Phobias are defined as an intense and irrational fear towards a person, object, or situation which supposes little or no actual threat. The word comes from the Greek term “Phobos”, which means “panic”. Phobos was also the son of Ares, the…

Big Fish: The Fish As a Metaphor for Life

Big Fish (2003), directed by Tim Burton, is a movie loaded with symbolism and metaphor. It isn’t full of the dark, sinister scenes that we normally associate with Burton. It is just the opposite. Big Fish is all color, light,…