John Galt is a fictional character. Karl Marx was real.
If Einstein were a young visionary today, how likely would he be to escape the Patent Office? Continue reading Physics, Politics, and Visionary Intelligence
Every curse is a blessing, and every blessing is a curse. Kind of like superpowers. Continue reading Overthinking or Superthinking?
Is it possible to create an environment that intentionally cranks up person’s excitability, even if they weren’t overexcitable to begin with? Continue reading Guest Post: TPD Glasses and Tear Gas
No one teaches young people with multipotentiality how to live fulfilling lives in a highly specialized world, so it’s up to those of us who have been there to mentor the next generation. Continue reading Mentoring for Multipotentiality
I know the Democrats will pick a candidate who’s “smart,” but even among bright people, there are a lot of different ways of being smart. Continue reading Wonkish vs. Visionary Intelligence
If you don’t have a sense that you’re in control of your destiny, it’s hard to develop executive skills. Continue reading Agency: A Foundation for Executive Function
So much of the material out there on giftedness talks about caring for your gifted child. But how do you care for an exceptionally gifted parent? Continue reading Dad, Supernova
In which I use metaphor to try to address the awkwardness of the term “gifted,” the better to get to the point in later posts. Continue reading On the G-Word, Weird Brains, and Stars
I hereby announce the opening of my page on Dabrowski’s Theory of Positive Disintegration. Continue reading That Psychological Theory I Go On About