The Homeless on Happiness – Pt 4 – Howell

I’ve just had a very interesting conversation with Howell.   He believes that we’re not all able to achieve happiness to the same degree because “we’re not all mentally wired for it”. He told me that our understandings are so warped by society’s collective expectations that we, as individuals, lose sight of what is important to … Continue reading The Homeless on Happiness – Pt 4 – Howell

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The Homeless on Happiness – Pt 1 – Shaun

There’s a man sitting on a cardboard box in front of Will’s Memorial Building in Bristol. I bought him a coffee and a sandwich and asked if he minded me sitting down. He shrugged. It was awkward and my offering a roll-up did little to break the ice.  His name is Shaun and he is … Continue reading The Homeless on Happiness – Pt 1 – Shaun