This Time It's Personal

N(N-1)/2

For N things, there's N(N-1)/2 possible connections. It's weird to have a mathematical formula as your life philosophy, but there it is. I keep in mind that it doesn't matter how many new things I add to my life, it's how new things connect with and enhance what…


A Heaven In A Wild Cactus

I'm pretty hopped up on cold medication, so here's some profound life lessons I learnt from spending all day playing Desert Golfing. To see a world in a bunker of sand. And a heaven in a wild cactus, Hold infinity in the pocket of your shorts, And eternity in Desert…


Newtonian Physics Make Good Metaphors, Sort Of

CC-BY photo by Evonne An object at rest tends to stay at rest. There's been several points in my life where I haven't accomplished anything for a while, I feel bad that I haven't done anything, and so it saps my willpower to do things, ad infinitum, ad nauseum. That's…


What I want to want

This is one of those blog posts where I pretend I'm writing for a stranger to read, when I'm actually writing for myself. You see... or I see?... by doing this, I distance myself from myself, and am able to reason more clearly. Maybe with enough navel-gazing, I'll learn something…