How Our Own Minds Can Be a Secret Door to Something Wonderful
Children’s book author Mac Barnett delivers an insightful and entertaining TED Talk about suspension of disbelief—that beautiful place where even fantastical stories have bits of truth and you’re able to believe them. Children get to this place easily, but adults can get there, too. It’s why people to go to London to look at Sherlock Holmes’ apartment—even though he is fictional and the building was never his actual address. In books, we know the characters aren't real, but we develop real feelings for them, and so they become real. This magical place of wonder is closer than you think.