Enheduanna was the daughter of the Sargon of Akkad, a famous Mesopotamian king, and lived for 35 years period from 2285 – 2250 BCE. Enheduanna is known to us as the very first author and poet in the world history. She is one of the earliest women that we have a record of today. Her… Read More Enheduanna: The First Author in World History
Does Life Matter? In the grandest scheme of things, life doesn’t matter. We are all eventually going to fade away while the universe itself lasts for infinity. But on earth, given how the human species have taken to form, and how rare it is for human beings to emerge, life does matter. There is no… Read More 3 Things You Can Do To Make Life Worth Living
There’s at least two ways in which one can develop self confidence. Do something meaningful to you. Improve self talk. The first one will help you develop hard skills while the second one will help you develop soft skills. Let’s tackle each one. By doing something meaningful to you, you’re realising your efficacy. Self-efficacy is… Read More The Two Steps To Developing Self Confidence
The act of dying itself gives our lives meaning. It is because we die that we live. To die means to embrace our humanity, so there is no bad way to die. But there are bad ways to live, that make ones death preferable to his life. Living as if one knows everything is a… Read More What is the worst way to die?
I often get asked this question – especially from people who want to write but are scared to start. So here’s my two cents. You only need three things. First, you need self-discipline to write. No matter what, you set a goal for yourself and you write. Most authors will write a chapter or 500 words every… Read More How do you write well?
There are people who’ve had jobs and yet gotten fired and hit rock bottom. Then there are people who never get fired, hate what they do and waste their life away. At 29 YOU have the chance to do something meaningful, something valuable that’ll make you happier. Getting a job is not the only way,… Read More Decide to do something meaningful and start today
I’m really excited to share with you all work that’s soon going to be released. It combines by interests for history, philosophy and cosmology and brings together some of the ideas that we fought through the ages and still continue to fight for: the truth and freedom of expression. “That which is lost may be… Read More A new book, and some introductions.
Practice. There is no other way to communicate better. The question then becomes, practice what? The three things one ought to do to be a better communicator are: Ask open ended questions: A yes/no question will lead to a yes/no answer. Ask questions that gets people to tell you what they think and feel about… Read More Communicate Better: Three Steps To Be A Top Communicator
I originally answered this as to a quora question. I absolutely love quora because of the breadth of information can be found there, especially subjective answers to things not otherwise found on Wikipedia. I do love Wikipedia as well – though I think of them as complementary rather than competition. The original question was: I… Read More How To Not Quit, Not Be Bored, And Find Success In Everything
That we are not perfect is widely accepted. Why else do we need to work towards the betterment of ourselves? Not that we all do it as much as we ought to, and in this busy world where there are a million things to do, it just gets harder. I came about this quote from… Read More An Ode To Death, Inspired By Bertrand Russell