We cannot fully wrap our finite minds around the complexity of the world. It gets even harder when we try to wrap our heads around the complexity of the world over time. You need some simple tools that abstract away the unnecessary stuff leaving behind enough information for you to learn something useful. That’s how …

Stoicism basics

I’ve been diving into Stoicism lately, and have found it to resonate with me. When I first heard others talk about the stoics, it appeared to be about making yourself devoid of all emotion. Never show happiness, sadness or really any emotion. What I have learned is that Stoicism isn’t about denying emotion, but directing …