Why I Quit

1. Half A Million Failures In the fall of 2016, I wrote over a half a million words.  500,000+ I tracked it.  If we write 500,000+ words on something, and still cannot solve our problem or reach our goal, we might be unprepared for the task at hand.  It’s a common thing for me to…

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If You Dislike Slow Internet, You Should Believe In Unconditional Love

1. A Hard Definition Unconditional love is not a moral/ethical stance. It is not something you do to get “good person points.” It’s a sustainability stance. It’s an upgrade. Unconditional love is a social-technology-upgrade that is a replacement for our outdated culture. Unconditional love is a perspective of the world, informed by an understanding of…

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How To Fail For A Long Time

1. Guy Plan “I will take in no new information, and ask for no help, and read no instructions, and when I succeed, I will know that it’s because my way is the best way and I can feel really good about myself.” -A guy, probably. College Admission Season 2004: I need some portfolio pieces…

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Self-Direction Is Slower Than Employment

1. Fools Horace Vandergelder: Now in honor of the occasion, I’m going to promote you both. Cornelius, how old are you? Cornelius Hackl: Twenty-eight and three-quarters, Mr. Vandergelder. Horace Vandergelder: Is that all? That’s a foolish age to be at. I thought you were 40. Cornelius Hackl: No, I’m 28 and three-quarters. Horace Vandergelder: Well,…

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