I’d say as a society we’ve become adrenal junkies, but there are those that can ride the high and the rest of us just feel nervous and ill all the time. The answer is to step off the merry-go-round and just be for a bit. If the silence is terrifying, embrace it all the more.
Originally posted on Paris D'Aglion:
You know someone like this: They are constantly living on the edge, either as a “drama queen” or “drama king,” or they are competing in dangerous activities such as racing, performing stunt actions, participating in extreme sports and so-called X Games, or drinking, smoking and imbibing too much.