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Getting Better Takes Time

Getting Better Takes Time

You cannot learn to juggle in one hour. You cannot learn to play guitar in one day. And you cannot learn to ride a bicycle in one week. Ok maybe you can. Maybe it's just me who suck. Or maybe you're a genius. But the truth is, for normal people—and by normal people I mean... Read More
just-smell-the-goddamn-roses

Just Smell the Goddamn Roses

This title sounds like big bullshit, doesn't it? Well you're wrong. And the flowers aren't even roses. Well for that you're right. But smelling the goddamn roses, enjoying the moment and hanging in there is gonna change your life. Well actually your brain. So yeah, it will change your life. Now let me tell you... Read More
The Real Definition of Selfishness

The Real Definition of Selfishness

While I gently press the trackpad of my MacBook Air with 3 of my delicate fingers, a popup comes out of magic powder and delivers the following message: selfishness |ˈselfiSHnis| noun the quality or condition of being selfish: an act of pure selfishness. Oh. Thank you. That was very useful. You asshole program. Well, the... Read More
Kill the SHOULDs

Kill the SHOULDs (and Chill Out)

I've been the King of SHOULDs for many years. Wait. Before you applaud let me get this straight: this is not a good thing. You see, I had SHOULDs for everything. I had SHOULDs for what I should do, like today, tomorrow, in the coming months, or for the next decade. And for my whole... Read More
Life is Hard — Part I

Life is Hard — Part I

If you haven't read the introduction now would be a good time because 1) it introduces my views (hence the word introduction) 2) I wrote it and 3) in all objectivity it's totally awesome. But in case you disagree with all that, here's the gist: Life is hard, but it is simple. Because we want... Read More