Here’s a free ebook from Seth Godin.
The title and the content obviously caught my attention. One of the pieces is called Neotony, apparently the name for the retention of childlike attributes into adulthood. How in the world do you name it something like that? I call it the You in Youth– the gifts you were born with designed to be carried into adulthood. Should you ever stop playing? Smiling? Trusting? Childhood is the time we discover these gifts and develop into skills to be used in adulthood. There has to be a better name for it, really.
Here’s the link.