Stoicism Endgame

How different people view negative events Blame others for your misfortune Shift blame on to no one but yourself There is no blame, only circumstances. Situations occur, decisions are made, and actions taken If you want different outputs, change your…

The Nature of Impermanence

Wait for it patiently — Annihilation or Metamorphosis. – Marcus Aurelius We indulge in our desires and vices, suffer from pain and sorrow. This endless cycle of craving and aversion (Samsara). Excessive attachment to our identity (I), ideas, and beliefs.…

Meaning of Life

People search for “the meaning of life”, seeking an answer. What if we contemplate “the meaning of life” as a question? In that case, how we choose to live our lives is the answer to that question.

The Age of Excess

“When a person can’t find a deep sense of meaning, they distract themselves with pleasure” – Viktor Frankl Most diseases in the modern age are a direct result from excessive consumption, not deprivation. You are more likely to die from…

On Time-blocking

“I only write when inspiration strikes. Fortunately, it strikes at nine every morning.” – William Faulkner Time-blocking Defined   Time blocking is a time management method that asks you to divide your day into blocks of time. Each block is…