All posts by Mitchell C. Colver

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Frisson – ‘aesthetic chills’ as a reaction to music
June 3, 2016, No Comments

When I was a graduate student at Eastern Washington University, I wrote my master’s thesis on a phenomenon called ...

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Study Simpler
December 7, 2013, No Comments

Study Simpler contains fifty-two study skills interventions that students, parents, and educators can rely on to lay a s ...

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Judge Righteous Judgment
July 30, 2013, 1 Comment

When I was 3 or 4 years old, my brothers and I were in our neighbor’s backyard playing with our friend and his dog ...

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Shark Dreams
February 3, 2013, 2 Comments

I dream all night, every night. Sometimes my dreams are so exciting that I wake up two or three times each night just to ...

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What Are Emotions?
January 30, 2013, No Comments

Years ago, I heard a neurologist on Charlie Rose define Emotions as “Physiological states of readiness.” He ...

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Reservoir
January 26, 2013, No Comments

A queen rules this land from that great hall with that good king who is evil. And the flat-gray road on which we drive i ...

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Expectations vs Reality
January 26, 2013, No Comments

Click here: Expectations vs Reality

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Waiting for the Now to Pass
January 14, 2013, No Comments

I would like to tell you what I have discovered about happiness in life. It’s not something I knew for a very long ...

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The First Time I Wanted To Punch Someone
May 13, 2012, No Comments

I was in nursery at church. It was snack time. A man came around handing out cookies. He held mine out to me and then, a ...

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First
May 13, 2012, 1 Comment

First i awake to find that the aliens and the Egyptians have placed a sarcophagus on my windowsill, where it stands with ...