How to write a new year’s resolution that you’ll stick to.

If you are looking back at the year that has passed thinking “I’m so glad I achieved this”, then Congratulations! You are one of the few, maybe in the top 10% of people who feel that way (you’re officially qualified to enter the Illuminati Kindergarten). But there’s a high probability that you have a part … Continue reading How to write a new year’s resolution that you’ll stick to.

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Don’t target perfection in what you do – it doesn’t help.

For the longest time I believed that I need to plan for perfection before I started on something. After reading up on creativity, this paradigm changed completely. If you've read “Art & Fear” by David Bayles you would have come across his story about a particular ceramics-teacher’s experiment with his class. On the first day the teacher … Continue reading Don’t target perfection in what you do – it doesn’t help.

Why the tallest Christmas tree in the world is making me cringe

There’s a reason why a Christmas tree is creating an argument between our “culture experts” and our “economy experts”. It’s the same reason our president threw a tantrum when a freshly dismounted Lankan bra smacked Enrique’s million dollar face (Ironically he was singing the line “you can take my breath away” when it happened. Ok … Continue reading Why the tallest Christmas tree in the world is making me cringe