I think therefore I am, thought Rene Descartes. But Rene, I think way too much. Therefore, Am I? While we are at it, what is “i”? Is it the (capital) “I” in Identity that defines my life and beliefs or is it the “i” in introspection, introversion, or insanity? What you see here is overthinking … Continue reading Insanity is Personal. This is mine:
We all have a vague feeling that the world's messed up. This feeling trickles into the everyday life of jobs, schools, families, and social communities. And each of these places has something called a status quo. Status quo is the existing state of the place. Your workplace calls the status quo culture; your schools called it … Continue reading The round peg in a square hole in a round peg
Don't you hate it when anyone other than me tells you what to do with your life? When I started writing this blog, I steered clear of writing stuff that came off as sage advice. Over time, I became crafty and hid some counsel broccoli in every post. And I'd cover it up by telling … Continue reading Maybe this was a mistake
I have good news and bad news. Bad: Life is short. Good: It can be long. And I am going to show you how exactly. First, you need to share this post with 9 people. Next, you should send me a large offering of cash, in multiples of 9. Finally, occasionally, simply: Shut Up! About … Continue reading 11 ways to get a life
Philosophy: Now commonly known as, “Oh God! Not this again. Please Shut up. Please.Shut.Up...” Once a quaint subject, philosophy has become an oratorical overcompensation. And I am very guilty. But I am also mildly satisfied that other people are slowly joining me in the quest to offer this effervescent experience. Let me explain how this … Continue reading How to avoid getting punched in your face
We all need inspiration from time to time. This could be Al Pacino yelling at you, Steve Jobs asking you to never settle or Grandma telling you that you have a double-chin. Mathematician Paul Erdos needed none of this. He found inspiration in proving things. Specifically, mathematical theorems - without anyone having to yell at … Continue reading The most inspirational video you will never see
Ever woken up one morning and felt today is the day you are going to tell your boss what an unreasonable, unevolved, multifaceted douchebag s/he is? It's going down, today! Today, everything's going to change. Today, you will redefine courage. So, you get to work - you see your boss coming and all you can muster is … Continue reading The meaning of courage
Some updates on the blog for 2018: 1.You will notice new words in some of the posts. They are called bad words. Because $, # and * are pissed and want to go back to living a thug life. 2.I will try to engage with more of you. And by engage I mean, wake you up … Continue reading Year 2
Every year, I write about a book. One that spoke to me, and continues to speak to me long after I’ve finished reading. My reading this year has been giddy. I won’t bother you with every roller-coaster ride I took. I want to talk about one specific ride I took on a random day in … Continue reading All the world’s a video game. And all the men and women merely Player One.
In the world of business, there's something called a "break-even point." It's the only point when you are happy about being broke. It's when you finally come out of your room and yell the words, "I am going for a bath!" at your new neighbors. Also, and mostly, the break-even point is when a business … Continue reading Your Life. Your Business.