Lessons from the book, The Sociopath Next Door

A question of culture and the social contract I’ve been rereading The Sociopath Next Door, by Maria Stout, Ph.D., as research for my current work-in-progress. In her book, Dr. Stout discusses what sociopathy is, where its roots may lie, the effect of sociopaths on society, and examples of the sociopath. It’s a fascinating book forContinue reading “Lessons from the book, The Sociopath Next Door”

Boundaries for Beginners

Flourishing in my circle In my early adulthood, someone recommended a book to me. It was called Boundaries, and it was written by Henry Cloud and John Townsend. I bought it and never read it. It would be years before I began to understand why my friend recommended it and even longer before I understood whyContinue reading “Boundaries for Beginners”