Madame Bovary

About a week ago, I finished reading Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert (translated by Geoffrey Wall). Perhaps a handful of years ago I would have refused to read about a tragic romantic who is bored with country-living and becomes an adulterer. Well, I decided to try to understand the character and the author. As far as [...]


Helen Fisher’s Personality Test

I took another online quiz. Apparently, Helen Fisher is a biological anthropologist and works at the Kinsey Institute. Well, there are 12 combination results (a primary and secondary). I do wonder if she wasn't inspired by Myers-Briggs. My test result was Negotiator/Builder. Your Primary personality Type is Negotiator. NEGOTIATORS are philosophers. These women (and men) [...]