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The Pleasure Of Discipline

When I was in high school, I hated homework. I loved procrastinating. Nothing felt better than binge watching a series, when I was writing an exam the next day. Along with procrastinating, I enjoyed feeling depressed. It was part of my identity. I was a misunderstood teenager, dealing with emotions that nobody could understand. When … Continue reading The Pleasure Of Discipline

Tips on a Better Life

Some tips on better living: “Not everyone has a heart like yours”. This rings true, as often, we expect to be treated the way we treat others. We presume that because we act a certain way and do certain things, the people around us will reciprocate the good nature. This tends to lead to unhappiness … Continue reading Tips on a Better Life

Religion vs Spirituality

“Religion is belief in someone else’s experience. Spirituality is having your own experience” ~Unknown Full disclaimer, I fully and wholeheartedly believe in God. I am by no means a scholar or professional on this topic, a lot of the information may very well be wrong. These are just my thoughts and opinions based of my … Continue reading Religion vs Spirituality

Be Wary Of Human Nature

People are not addicted to drugs or alcohol, they are addicted to escaping reality.” – Unknown Be wary of human nature. We shouldn’t do everything we’re inclined to do. Our nature is to avoid pain. This has helped us survive. However, in an environment where survival is rarely threatened, this nature cripples us. It prevents … Continue reading Be Wary Of Human Nature

Beware of Character Flaws

Now full disclosure - I don’t know if this is about character flaws, or the emotional reactions we as people have, which I personally still see as flaws. We are inherently emotional creatures, and the surplus of emotion we hold often leads to an escalation of situations depending on how emotionally invested we are. And … Continue reading Beware of Character Flaws