Category Archives: Personal Development

My Answers To Mark Manson’s Life Purpose Questions

http://markmanson.net/life-purpose 1: What is your favorite flavor of shit sandwich and does it come with an olive? (What pain do you want in your life?) I love writing. I love words. I love ideas. I love expression. I can imagine … Continue reading

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Contemplating the Universe

One of the most amazing things that the human mind is able to do is to contemplate the Universe. Now, few of us are really able to visualize it accurately. (Maybe concepts of accuracy just break down when we’re talking about … Continue reading

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short effective gym workout

Today I feel empowered. Yesterday I had a great gym workout. It was really short- only 5 sets altogether. I started with a warm-up on a stationary bike.  My resting heart rate was lower than usual- it was less than … Continue reading

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The Impossible List

Inspired by Joel and Steve. What’s on this list? Stuff you want to do with your life. Stuff you want to do, but have told yourself is “impossible” Stuff you want to do, but someone else told you was impossible. 1 … Continue reading

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Productivity: I vomited words with a pen faster than I transcribed them online

Doing beats talking I’ve always paid lip-service to productivity- it’s mostly an attempt to convince myself to be productive. I figured that if you think about it and talk about it long and hard enough, eventually it seeps into your … Continue reading

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decluttering realizations

Decluttering all my stuff from Junior College and before. It is proving to be a very emotional experience. I realize how much I have conveniently forgotten or swept under the carpet, to make things psychologically convenient. It’s so interesting to … Continue reading

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What would you do if you could do anything you wanted?

It’s 2:16 am and I can’t sleep. I should have been asleep at least 2 hours ago- I need to wake up early tomorrow, to study for my A Levels. But I can’t- because my mind is being a little … Continue reading

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