I'm writing 30 posts in 30 days, again, this is number 3.
It's not a technique problem, it's a sincerity problem
If you’re a man on a dating site, and you’re not immensely photogenic, you should seek romance through other means immediately. It’s really hard to be …
Paul Graham’s writing often comes up in my coaching, especially with clients in the tech sector. He’s praised and envied by many. People wonder how he …
I used to think that my primary talent was verbal ability. That was dumb and I was wrong. Though I’m a good writer, my primary talent is a tendency tow…
On certain forms of misery I notice among my peers
Alright, so here’s what happened. I got COVID-19, though I’m fully vaccinated. Ten days after a fairly mild case, my sense of smell hadn’t really retur…
Upon reading James Carse’s lauded work Finite and Infinite Games, I realized I’d never felt similarly about any other book. I was riveted, moved, and c…
The success of Scott Alexander (AKA Scott Siskind) seems unlikely. He’s done everything we’re told you shouldn’t do when writing on the internet. His e…
The smoke tasted like licking the underbelly of a malevolent robot, with a slight hint of menthol. I suppressed a cough and tried to relax. Something g…
Around anything cool you want to pursue, you will find a Moat of Low Status. Each moat is different, but they are never pleasant to be in. They’re alwa…
but how do you put the humans in your life