Ingeborg van Teeseling

Envy: The Secret Root of Our Depression?

I believe that the modern trend of presenting the idealized you on social media is adding to our depression. Bare envy sits at the root of this problem.    When I was a little girl, a rumor went through school one day that there was a child in our class who owned a rocking horse. For weeks, it was the topic of conversation in the playground. ... Read the full article
Ingeborg van Teeseling

After migrating to Australia from Holland ten years ago and being warned by the Immigration Department against doing her job as a journalist, Ingeborg van Teeseling became a historian instead. She is writing a book and runs Lifebooks, telling people's life stories.

Dear Grandson: On Doing It My Way

In his latest “Dear Grandson,” Stan Gerding takes singing lessons, sings in nearby clubs, and is shocked after meeting a very famous person.