The selfish writer

Each writer is born with a repertory company in his head. Shakespeare has perhaps 20 players… I have 10 or so, and that’s a lot. As you get older, you become more skilfull at casting them. —Gore Vidal

How to keep your sanity intact during isolation

The effects are hazardous even to your physical health

Is everyone depressed?

Suddenly, many people have been thrust in varying degrees of grief and paralyzing fear, and this will continue after the lockdown

Mental illness spares no one, not even Lady Gaga

The pop icon reveals she thought about suicide every day and hated ‘being famous’ on her journey to self-love