What depression has taught me—and maybe can teach you—about how to function in this crisis without losing all hope. Published on Medium: https://medium.com/@bankoferin/depression-in-a-time-of-covid-c4d0046052b9
This month's deep-dive essay into curiosity: linking it to how we solve problems. Now published on Medium: https://medium.com/@bankoferin/curiosity-in-problem-solving-916d38c833b4
or, Why Does Gratitude Ease Depressive Symptoms or, Gratitude Works but More Research Needed to Know How Published on Medium - https://medium.com/@bankoferin/gratitude-and-depression-b921c920df9c
When we think of our minds and bodies as things to be hacked, we lose a bit of a connection with what it means to be human. Because, really, what we’re trying to do is hack out the suffering. Hack out what makes something hard.
Feature news story, "Outside Lands Generates Millions for SF," published in the October, 2019 print version of the Sunset Beacon. https://sfrichmondreview.com/2019/10/05/outside-lands-generates-millions-for-city-gg-park/
Above all, I was sad for the woman who finds it hard to have compassion for herself and truly believe that she doesn’t need to be fixed.
Feature story, "The Wild West of San Francisco," published online for the Sunset Beacon newspaper, 08/10/2019, and in the September 2019 print version. https://sfrichmondreview.com/2019/08/10/the-wild-west-of-san-francisco-a-look-at-the-outer-noriega-neighborhood/