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The bald writer in a nutshell — my best stories so far, contact info, and giveaway.

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Illustration by my friend @Evanimatic

Personal Stuff


A simpler way to apply First Principles Thinking

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Photo source: Wikimedia Commons.

“Doing one impossible thing is impossible. Doing, like, five impossible things is the product of five impossibilities and that just seems hyperimpossible. But he’s managed it.”


It’s called the Curse of Knowledge for a reason

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Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels

The Curse of Knowledge in a nutshell


It took him one day

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Photo by Tea Oebel from Pexels


In 2008, the TV show introduced the first Tesla as a failure in the real world

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Image created by the author: Source: Wikimedia Commons


Become good enough to reap benefits and even show off a bit

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Image created by the author from Joshkaufman.net


Harsh truths your favorite writing gurus never told you

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Photo by cottonbro from Pexels (modified)


The remembering part has nothing to do with notes and highlights

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Screenshot from Mark Manson’s Youtube Channel

“There’s a reason that reading has been around for more than 5,000 years. It fucking works.”


The way you look at numbers impacts how you feel

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Image credits: PexelsThirdman & UnsplashTyler Easton

You’re constantly positioning yourself on a well-being scale.

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