Entertainment, Escapeism, or Essential: Why we like stories

In theory, humans could live without stories. In practice, few do. Stories play a major role in human culture. Stories aren’t needed for physical survival, but we need them for reasons that go beyond physical life. That’s because we’re more than physical beings. And stories can be deeply satisfying to our minds. Stories are a… Continue Reading Entertainment, Escapeism, or Essential: Why we like stories