When it’s good to be bad
The relentless pursuit of success is valorised in our culture, but taking the long way around is often the best
The hunger mood
Hunger isn’t in your stomach or your blood-sugar levels. It’s in your mind – and that’s where we need to shape up
Into the deep
Just when you crave one more sensual hit, the void of the float tank stops time, strips ego and unleashes the mind
Bed bugs crawl under our covers, suck our blood and disappear, leaving us on a razor’s edge between reality and delusion
Our anaesthetic times
Nobody wants to go back in time, but did we lose our sense of sympathy when we lost the shared experience of pain?
Humans are fascinated by our fellow animals – is that just an evolutionary hangover or something more profound?
The camping cure
Living outside changes you. When environmental illness left me too sick to stay in my high-rise, I turned to nature to heal