Posts tagged self-development
There is no solution to your life

Many of us live with the expectation that life is solvable, that there are potential clear solutions to life's problems, and that this march towards progress is not only possible but necessary. We feel that there is a right answer waiting for us if we look hard enough.

We feel like we are supposed to have a calling.

We feel like we are supposed to find the one.

Like one day, somehow, we'll figure life out.

In reality, there is no solution to life’s problems, there are only trade-offs. What will you choose?

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The most powerful books I've read this year

This has been an incredible year. I’ve started this blog, confronted a fair few demons and had adventures galore. I also learned a lot from the simple act of doing hard things but also by reading amazing books. Here’s my year end roundup of the best books I’ve read in 2018 and what I’ve learned in actionable little morsels, so you have some inspiration after you wake up from your New Year’s coma.

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Why is Jordan Peterson a thing?

Jordan Peterson has been called one of the most original thinkers of our time. At the same time he’s been called a fascist and a racist. What’s the deal with this guy, why is he such an intellectual behemoth and why all of a sudden? This is a look at the importance of a new type of monumental character, a man who’s influence changed millions of lives, including my own.

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