Tension (Narratives, Part 8)

Before picking up on any of the many threads that might come from Narratives, Part 7, I think it’s best in this follow-up to go in the ‘opposite’ direction instead.

That would be a focus on the single most important …

Narratives, Part 7

Let’s look at different narratives here in Part 7. Note that each creates a tension. Each frames an alternate version of reality turned on its head, with normal social rules suspended. Adults can creatively seek out these experiences, wanting to …

Comparing and competing

A brief break from the Narratives series to cover an important point about growth in committed relationships.

Erotic narratives push personal growth. Pushing personal growth means that regressions or setbacks will occur. People who push forward often get anxious (and …