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  1. "writers can't deal with reality"?

    General Psychology
    Hi everyone! I read this the other day and couldn't get it out of my head since: writers can't even deal with reality so they have to make up their own... I took that very personally and it made me wonder, is it true? Is it actually just a coping mechanism? Or does fiction make us understand...
  2. Am I correctly typing my boyfriend as a 3?

    What's my Enneagram type?
    I already posted this in the Heart Triad forum but I think it's more appropriate to post here (Or is there a way to move/merge posts?) Boyfriend has seemed a very obvious 3 to me until we had this conversation about the overarching survival mechanism of 3: achievement or success. Boyfriend...
  3. Am I correctly typing my boyfriend as a 3?

    Heart Triad - Types 2,3,4
    Boyfriend has seemed a very obvious 3 to me until we had this conversation about the overarching survival mechanism of 3: achievement or success. Boyfriend often mentions how he wants to leave his indelible mark in history. He tells me he doesn't just want to win an Oscar, he wants to have the...
  4. [ENTP] STRESS MANAGEMENT Guide and Q&A Thread

    ENTP Forum- The Visionaries
    According to research, ENTP • are the least likely of all types to suffer from heart disease and hypertension. • are the least likely of all types to report stress associated with family or health • Scored amoung highest of all types in resources available for coping with stress. The...
  5. [INTP] Relating Inertia and Resilience

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    After grokking how core inertia is to an INTP's core self, I began to suspect that there's a key relationship between inertia and resilience. I'm not sure if it's obvious, but what do you think? Is there a relationship? What might it look like? How might that influence an INTP's walk?
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