Of course! Let's cram the meaning of life into a blog post. It can be done! Let's go down the rabbit hole of entropy, sex, sugar, ice bathing, monkey poison, and a single burner lady at a lawyers party. Let's go!
The most powerful leaders in history, in both politics and business, have understood and leveraged the power of great artistry to reach their goals. For better or for worse, they have been great artists. What if you are not giving your songwriting the artistry it deserves?
People often ask me how I learned how to type so fast. Well, the short answer is in this photo. This is how I type thousands of characters every day, and while it may be less comfortable when starting out, it makes you type WAY faster in the long run.
Okay, so great health but a boring life then, right? Well – get ready to be surprised. I certainly was.
When I realized I had quit alcohol by mistake, there was a point when I did consider picking up alcohol again. But there was one small detail that made me hesitate: I felt fucking phenomenal.
I used to love wine. This was actually one of my main concerns about quitting alcohol. I have some friends with, let’s say… generous wine budgets, where some bottles are best described as cultural masterpieces, but do I miss it?
For those of you who may or may not have tried the drug MDMA or Ecstasy, you know what it may or may not feel like to have your system flooded with serotonin. Yes, it is drug-induced flooding, but the effects you feel are your own serotonin reserves being released.
Alcohol, while scoring "only" 4th most harmful to the user, surpassed only by heroin, crack, and meth, is the top offender when harm to society is factored in.
How was dating going to be without alcohol? I got divorced (or separated, I was never married) in march after an eight-year-long relationship and was a bit apprehensive about quitting alcohol for this reason too.
I quit alcohol by mistake the same year I turned 43. I had just been diagnosed with mixed ADD/ADHD and was told not to combine the medicine I was prescribed with alcohol. I obediently followed the doctor’s orders for two months, and what happened next was unbelievable.
While there are medications to help people with ADHD raise their dopamine baseline, there are also coping strategies that can benefit anyone, ADHD or not. When it comes to this specific challenge, I stole and modified a tier system for my relationships from a friend: