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A Word on Acceptance

A Word on Acceptance

Acceptance is a key concept in self-esteem and relaxation. Acceptance doesn't mean that you have to agree with everything or that you have to be ok with wrongdoings. Acceptance means living in reality. It means seeing things as they are. Not better, not worse. It means being honest, with yourself and with what the world... 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
Life is Hard — An Introduction

Life is Hard — An Introduction

Life is hard. But it is simple. We, humans, tend to make it complicated. Why? Because we blindly follow our fears. We follow shame, guilt, anxiety, embarrassment, even when they're not justified. We follow all those negative emotions. Or more precisely, we're trying to avoid them at all costs. But this is a very short... Read More

A Simple Rule for Finding Purpose in Life

Where I live, in Asia, a day is 24 hours. I spend 8 hours sleeping. Or at least, 8 hours in bed. I like it when I sleep. Sleep is important. We tend to forget it, but sleep is one of the most important physical need. The other one is sex. No, just kidding, it's... Read More
Do You Love the Right Way?

Do You Love the Right Way?

8 months ago my wife and I were talking about divorce. Yes. DEE-VORCE. The big word. At the time we were married for almost 4 years and had known each other for 5. We got married fast. 3 weeks after we've met we were motorbiking in Vietnam for the winter holidays. Back from there we... Read More