Thoughts on Perspective
On two birthdays.
Man’s Search for Meaning
Meaning is found not in what we expect from the world, but what the world expects from us.
It’s Okay to Be Here
How mindfulness finally clicked for me.
On the completion of my 29th year of life.
Madness, Rack, and Honey
We must waste what little time we can with all our heart.
The Nature of Privilege
Privilege is less about perks you receive than about problems you don't have.
The Drunkard’s Walk
We’re naturally poor judges of probability. Correcting our flawed intuitions about chance would leave us feeling less guilty, more grateful, and generally happier.
The Overview Effect
A literal new perspective can lead us to a figurative one.
On the occasion of my 28th birthday.
“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.”
A Confluence of Desires
Simply making a list of the things you’d like to change about your life can be remarkably cathartic and show you some patterns to make achieving them less daunting.
A Short Lesson in Perspective
It is possible to get so busy digging a hole that you don’t have time to take stock of how deep you’re in it.
Random teleportation can provide a healthy dose of perspective.
Happy, the Movie
Happiness is not a goal to be attained, but a skill which takes practice.
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