I experience hope for other people, or in transient form like hope for better weather tomorrow, but when it comes to anything more substantial to do with myself, it's been a long time. This is a direct result of depression rather than a consistent way of looking at the world. Back in the day, I … Continue reading Hope? What’s That?
In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychological terms. This week's term: Hope/hopelessness Wikipedia defines hope as "an optimistic state of mind that is based on an expectation of positive outcomes with respect to events and circumstances in one's life or the world at large." Psychologist Charles Snyder identified three main … Continue reading What is… hope/hopelessness