Monthly Archives: May 2012

Tools and Foci

Lots of people have put thought into how to make things easier to do. If you want to drive a nail, you use a hammer. If you want to remember something over and over again, you can use a checklist. … Continue reading

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An easy way to get more excited

I just spent some time writing lists of 10 things about a particular subject. It’s surprisingly fun.

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A Part of Stoicism I Didn’t Get Before

A decent summary of Stoicism is the art of not being pathetic. Pathetic in the sense of filled with Pathos, where Pathos means reactive emotion in which you feel things in response to what happens to you, but don’t respond … Continue reading

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Running Feet pounding Landing Pushing the Earth away Toes cradle the ground That thighs, grunting, push away An orchestra of tendons Exalt, for though you’re on a field A pale imitation of a Savannah Though your game ends not in … Continue reading

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