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‘Psychological Richness’ May Be the Missing Piece in Your Life’s Puzzle

Novel, complex, and perspective-changing experiences are undervalued parts of a satisfying life

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Imagine that you’re stuck in a room by yourself, and your only entertainment is a short movie clip — played over and over again.

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Markham Heid

Markham Heid

I write about health, science, and psychology. My work has appeared in Time magazine, the New York Times, Vice, and elsewhere. I live in Germany.

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