We spend most of our time and energy chasing success', such that we have little left over for thinking and feeling, being and relating. As a result, we fail in the deepest possible way. We fail as human beings.
The Art of Failure explores what it means to be successful, and how if at all true success can be achieved.
Dr Neel Burton is a psychiatrist and philosopher who lives and teaches in Oxford, England. His other books include The Meaning of Madness and Platos Shadow, both also with Acheron Press.