And it only consists of three life-changing tasks
I struggled with this for years. A little more than four years, to be exact.
That’s when I started putting actual effort into self-development and creating better habits and daily routines to become a more productive, more energized and an overall better functioning human being.
Like many of you probably, I watched countless motivational YouTube videos and read one self-help book after another. I consumed so much content that promised to help me become “the best version of myself” that I didn’t even know where to begin anymore.
I watched countless motivational…
No intro, no fluff.
Every opinion anyone has of you is directly formed by their own experiences and their own set of beliefs.
Your opinions — just as everyone else’s — are filtered through your perspective of the world and your role in it.
Therefore, if someone criticizes something about you, more often than not, it’s because it doesn’t fit into their own worldview and not necessarily because it’s wrong.
If you don’t know who you are, you will believe everything you hear about yourself.
Study yourself just as much as you study your favorite topics to write. …
Haruki Murakami is a Japanese writer internationally famous for his numerous works such as A Wild Sheep Chase, Kafka on the Shore and 1Q84.
His works have been translated into 50 languages, sold millions of copies outside of Japan and won the author several world-renowned literary prizes including the World Fantasy Prize.
Murakami’s stories are often surrealistic and stretch from melancholically mundane all the way to beautifully bizarre. They are always entertaining and sprinkled with inspirational quotes that make the reader stop and ponder for a while.
A Murakami novel might not always make sense on the first read but…
At the age of 27, I gave myself permission to not do anything for a whole year — this is what happened
Alright, right off the bat: I didn’t really not do anything at all for an entire year. But you knew that before you clicked, so stick with me and let me get into the details.
I graduated from university in the summer of 2016 and right away, I knew I wouldn’t go back for a post-graduate degree. …