"Welcome to the Grove"

A place to reflect, connect and grow

Hi, I'm Michael and I'm pleased to welcome you to my small corner of the universe. This philosophy blog aims to unearth the inner workings of our species, so that we all may better understand who we are and where we are going.


Being Rich Is Great. Right?

Most of us chase money, or are eager to possess it. Yet most of us never find that fabled pot o' gold. The pursuit of riches robs us of joy.

The Girl Who Broke My Heart

Look around you wherever you go. Every single one of us is broken. Some of us wear makeup to hide, others pretend to be invulnerable...

Covid, Fear, and Netflix

What drives us to commit the actions we take? Are some influences more powerful than others? Why could this be so?