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On the Importance of Not Thinking

I’m sure there’s a number of academic texts, TED talks and management or innovation books about the importance of NOT thinking to creativity and innovation. 266 more words


Ferris Bueller

For those of you who are reading this, at the moment I’m a bike courier for The Breakfast Courier. As a courier, it’s my responsibility to get my packages from the origin to the destination as quickly and safely as possible. 411 more words

No Regrets

Karl Pillemer has conducted a series of interviews with folks who are ‘chronologically gifted’ asking them to share some of the lessons they have learned along the way.  498 more words

Pre-Calculus Part 4

So I did horrible on another test. I actually felt pretty great before I went to class that day. I felt like I knew everything that was on the test and that I was finally going to start doing well in that class again. 417 more words

Empty and Full

It’s a funny thing


if you are moving so fast

that you don’t notice jeweled-dew

resting on a new leaf;

if your mind is moving on… 85 more words

On being sick

If illness has ever taught me anything, it has taught me this.

There are times in life where we simply must slow down, acknowledge our bodies, and rest. 179 more words



I was thinking about how fast time flies.

I’m supposed to be studying right now, but as usual I’m thinking about everything other than what I should be focused on. 641 more words