The rise of the listicle – why is everything in list form these days?

They're easy to read Lists gives you a sense of achievement People like to see items on lists they've already completed to check them off No imagination on the part of the writers? Attention spans are ... Have you noticed they never seem to go much higher than the mid-teens?  Think about the psychology.  I've read listicles citing the three … Continue reading The rise of the listicle – why is everything in list form these days?

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Chronic Fatigue is not a mental disorder

Is the technical term 'jinxing oneself'?  Yep, after all that blah blah blah about getting better, today I feel worse.  And since I've recently made a pact with myself to sit down and write every time I think of looking at Facebook(!), you're going to hear about it! Seriously though, Facebook is such a big … Continue reading Chronic Fatigue is not a mental disorder