The best pandemic podcast episode about “Wintering”

This show is not about anything related to covid but about the lessons we can learn during life's darkest seasons. It's about our long collective pandemic winter, about how times of retreat can allow for personal and political transformation, and about how we might carry new wisdom with us as we emerge into spring. https://podcasts.apple.com/de/podcast/vox-conversations/id1081584611?l=en&i=1000513531152

The lost opportunity of reclusive Hikikomories

Our deranged society all over the world, which did focus on social norms, productivity, consumerism and competitive capitalism did suppress our soul's need to thrive; so many start to turn their back on the world as a whole, which - as an alternative to suicide - serves as a state of hibernation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wE1UIK85E3E Whilst this …