Orienting to the Unknown

Has anyone ever told you to get out of your comfort zone? We intuitively grasp the meaning of such advice, but what actually is a comfort zone? And where should you go when outside of said comfort zone? Comfort Zone To be fair, and despite conventional wisdom, a psychological comfort zone is not a bad […]

Writing as Thinking

Essay – trial, attempt, endeavor — to test the mettle of Writing transcends. We can communicate with our future selves. We can communicate with others, and we can do so long after our death. We can meaningfully commune with the dead by reading. Writing is a method of thinking; sometimes an aid to thinking; and […]

Truth, Symbolism, and Fractals

we godless anti-metaphysicians still take our fire too, from the flame lit by the thousand-year old faith, the Christian faith which was also Plato’s faith, that God is Truth; that Truth is ‘Divine’ ~ Friedrich Nietzsche What does it mean to say something is true? Truth is one of those words that we can’t quite […]

Writing Advice

改善 Kaizen Clear, Concise, and Coherent Consistent Write what you would have wanted to read. Write to your past self, the one that is aimless yet seeking a path. Invoke the muse. Say it out loud, read to your past self in soaring voices befitting the quality of the work, and listen for when it […]