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Sonder | noun

Sonder | noun

n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own—populated with their own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness—an epic story that continues invisibly around you like [...]

The Colossus of New York | Chapter One

The Colossus of New York | Chapter One

Excerpt from the book The Colossus of New York by Colson Whitehead. New Yorker or not, if you have ever visited the city this book will give you shivers and make you dream bigger dreams. I’m here because I [...]

10 Creative Ideas For The Modern World

10 Creative Ideas For The Modern World

Benjamin Franklin made sure to end every day by asking “What good have I done today?” Maya Angelou only wrote in tiny hotel rooms. Jack Kerouac made sure to touch the ground nine times before writing. [...]

What if money was no object?

What if money was no object?

Ask yourself. What would you do with your life if money was no object? An amazing lecture from the late Alan Watts. [...]

Monday Inspiration | Life’s Little Secrets (Part V)

Monday Inspiration | Life’s Little Secrets (Part V)

  Read Part I, Part II, Part III, and Part IV.  Making small changes to your daily routine. Five part blog post, practice each for a week and try to retain as many as possible. Keep [...]

Monday Inspiration | Life’s Little Secrets (Part IV)

Monday Inspiration | Life’s Little Secrets (Part IV)

Read Part I,  Part II, and Part III here.  Making small changes to your daily routine. Five part blog post, practice each for a week and try to retain as many as possible.   Learn to control your mind. What kind [...]

Inspiration | New York Cop Helping Homeless Man

Inspiration | New York Cop Helping Homeless Man

One of New York’s finest gives a pair of boots to a homeless man in Times Square. There are good cops, there are bad cops, and then there are cops that remind you what it really [...]

Monday Inspiration | Life’s Little Secrets (Part II)

Monday Inspiration | Life’s Little Secrets (Part II)

Continuation of Part I. Making small changes to your daily routine. Five part blog post, practice each for a week and try to retain as many as possible. Think positive thoughts. When you find yourself thinking a [...]

You Should Date An Illiterate Girl by Charles Warnke

You Should Date An Illiterate Girl by Charles Warnke

An original piece by Charles Warnke that, at its heart, urges one not to settle but to embrace life and the challenges of a good woman. “Date a girl who doesn’t read. Find her in the [...]