The Summer of Self Love continues! Real quick, allow me to say Happy Leo Season! If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll know that this is one of my favorite times of the year. I hope you all are well.
Stories Are Important
As a hillbilly, I know this to be truth. We’re a group of people with a long and rich history of participating in the oral tradition. Stories are how we teach the youngsters, it’s how we let others know our perspective–how we relate to and interact with the world around us.
Thankfully, academia also knows the power and importance of story telling to humanity as a whole.
Humans are inclined to see narratives where there are none because it can afford meaning to our lives, a form of existential problem-solving. [x]