Tag Archives: emotion

The incredible shrinking Id

In 2011 I came as close as I’ve ever been to going off the rails. Various pressures from the move to Melbourne, working from home and a variety of other personal scenarios wore away at emotional controls I’d spent most of my life building. So on my 38th birthday, I went and told my doctor… Read More »

Music and Me

(…or knowing me, knowing you.) It seems ironic that I come back to this old draft just as I’ve been introduced to a great band, Mumford and Sons. (Check The Cave.) Music has a real power over me, particularly when combined with a secondary stimulus. I can watch a sad or poignant moment in a… Read More »