discovery

The ease with which we forget our own effectiveness is underwhelmingly overwhelming. For some reason, there's an innate ability in humans to overlook the effects we have on the people around us. It's probably rooted in our genetics: if something doesn't have an immediate effect on...

From the Dialogue on dialogue hierarchy: What is it about conversation that we desire so deeply? There's a hierarchy in most discussions that is surpassable. That's what's brilliant, the option of rising and falling throughout a (group) discussion from simple bystander and listener, to active participant, to sweeping soliloquist. There's...