Finding Adventure in 2019

    It’s true. You were born too late to discover Earth, and too early to discover Space. I mean, technically you could discover the depths of the ocean, but who the hell would want to do that? It can seem like especially in our current age of the Internet that adventure and discovery isContinue reading “Finding Adventure in 2019”

The Dangers of Catastrophizing

    Fear rules most of the modern world. It is manifested in many forms, whether it be anger, sadness, or a range of other emotions. I have, for quite some time, come under the strict belief that fear prevents people from achieving happiness. That it prevents them from achieving success. And while I couldContinue reading “The Dangers of Catastrophizing”

How to Avoid Writer’s Fatigue

You can probably tell what the inspiration for this blog post was.   After starting up the weekly blog again, I had begun anew with nothing. All of my extra Monday Chat topics from a year ago had been lost to time, and so instead of being able to choose from a few dozen topics,Continue reading “How to Avoid Writer’s Fatigue”

How Important are Principles?

    Our world consists of various sets of laws. There are laws of nature, laws of government, laws of chess, etcetera. Therefore, one might think there is also, more abstractly, laws of life itself. Of course, we are all unique beings, and so the best way to go about finding these laws of lifeContinue reading “How Important are Principles?”

Getting out of an Unhealthy Mindset

      I’ve spent a lot of time as of late thinking about how to change someone’s mind. Not how to change their mind on a topic, or on an argument, but how to fundamentally change their perspective. I see a lot of people out there with unhealthy mindsets, whether they be depressive, arrogant,Continue reading “Getting out of an Unhealthy Mindset”