In this exclusive video filmed prior to the pandemic, John Leland, author of Happiness is a Choice You Make: Lessons from a Year Among the Oldest Old (Sarah Crichton Books, 2018) talks about the true meaning of isolation. It’s not just about living or feeling “alone.” Leland also discusses the fact that having purpose is not only motivating, but it is healthy. John also points out the ways in which artmaking and purpose intertwine.
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