Author Archives: Simon Cooke

About Simon Cooke

Simon Cooke is a video game developer, ex-freelance journalist, screenwriter, film-maker and all-round good egg in Seattle, WA. The views posted on this blog are his and his alone, and have no relation to anything he's working on, his employer, or anything else and are not an official statement of any kind.

The Paradox of Empathy

Posted on 08/11/2017 in Psychology
The problem with empathy is that too much of it is bad, and too little of it is bad. Too little empathy, and you’re an uncaring sociopath who doesn’t care about others’ wellbeing. Empathy is great when it comes to … More…