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About Francesca Forsythe

Francesca Forsythe is a professional writer with a Bachelors's degree in Law and Philosophy. She is now currently studying for a dual award Master's degree in European Law and Philosophy of Law. She has written for several websites on a range of subjects across lifestyle, relationships, and health & fitness, as well as academic pieces in her fields of study. Her main pursuits are learning new innovative ways of keeping fit and healthy along with broadening her knowledge to create a holistic approach to achieving success.

Déjá Rêvè: An Intriguing Phenomenon of the Mind

By |2019-11-08T21:29:37+03:00November 8th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

We’ve all heard of Déjá Vu, meaning to have already seen, but déjá rêvè is an interesting phenomenon meaning already dreamed. How Is Déjá Rêvè Different to Déjá Vu? Déjá vu is a common phenomenon in which we think we have already lived a certain event. Usually, we experience déjá vu in situations we should [...]

The Difference between Objective and Subjective Truth & the Illusion We All Believe

By |2019-11-02T14:43:44+03:00November 2nd, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

How do we know whether our truths are the real truths, or is the truth simply an illusion? What Is the Difference Between Objective and Subjective Truth? Truth is a continuous concept in all places, all situations and at all times. However, what one person believes to be the truth may not be agreed on [...]

Meet JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out (and Why You Should Practice It)

By |2019-10-30T11:15:24+03:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , |

Meet the new and improved FOMO, this is JOMO and it is so much better for you. We’re all aware of FOMO – The Fear of Missing Out, the anxiety of missing out on something fun or interesting happening that we’re not around for. What if I told you that there was an entirely opposite [...]

Hot-Cold Empathy Gap: the Hidden Root of Judgments and Misunderstandings

By |2019-10-22T23:53:44+03:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you have a hard time understanding the actions of others, you may be suffering from the hot-cold empathy gap. Psychologists are constantly trying to understand human behavior. However, it can be almost impossible to predict how an individual will act in a given situation. We can even struggle to rationalize our own behavior upon [...]

10 Famous Introverts Who Didn’t Fit in but Still Reached Success

By |2019-10-08T22:22:09+03:00October 8th, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , |

It is a common misconception that famous people are extroverted. In fact, some of the most famous and successful people are actually huge introverts. It seems as though every successful person knows how to be in the spotlight, speak eloquently and handle social situations perfectly. As a result, this can lead us to believe that [...]

Erikson’s Stages of Psychosocial Development and What Happens at Each One

By |2019-09-25T17:07:30+03:00September 25th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Erikson’s stages of psychosocial development explain how our early experiences can influence our development and who we are destined to become. Erik Erikson was a German-American psychologist. Erikson focused on human development and is famous for developing the phrase ‘identity crisis’. His was one of the first theories to suggest we have different stages of [...]

Presque Vu: An Annoying Mental Effect You Have Probably Experienced

By |2019-09-24T15:14:22+03:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Déjà vu is a common experience, but presque vu is another mental phenomenon you may have experienced, even if you don’t know it. Déjà vu is a familiar phenomenon, which, translated literally, means ‘already seen.’ We feel as if we've been to a place before. Or, we've experienced a situation before. No one knows exactly [...]

Book Hangover: a State You’ve Experienced but Didn’t Know the Name for

By |2019-09-06T15:55:04+03:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Literature, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , |

Have you ever finished a book so good it has left you feeling deflated once it’s over? You could be suffering from a book hangover. A book hangover is a common affliction for many of us, even if we don’t realize it. It happens when the ending of a book causes emotional distress to the [...]