France Philosophy

More things will scare us than crush us…

Seneca, a Roman philosopher, playwright and statesman wrote, “More things will scare us than crush us, for we suffer more often in the imagination than in reality” in letter 13 to his friend, Lucilius. In France, people often ask their friends and family to help them move house. And afterwards, they reward everyone for their […]


My neighbour wanted to electrocute my dog

How helping my dog overcome her fears helped me deal with my feelings of overwhelm.