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What Is Better: Being Productive or Being Lazy?

“I HATE PRODUCTIVE PEOPLE.” That was the title of a recent video by Emma Blackery, in which she talks about how awful it is to be around productive people when you are a “lazy” person, a video she starts by saying that secretly, she’s actually just jealous. 931 more words


Pleasant moments

How many pleasant moments do you have in your daily routine?
Moments when time just stops,
Moments when you can not think about anything else, but the present, 128 more words


Morning Commute

Yesterday I came across a flock of geese crossing the road during my morning commute. This would not be noteworthy if I traveled through anywhere except city center. 130 more words

Travel Talk


It turns out that your neighbor on the plane/bus/train (or the person sitting at the next table at the coffee shop) is a very, very chatty tourist.

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Society is closed off

There is something dreadful that I have noticed recently about society and the way we treat people as a society. This horrible thing is that us as a society are collectively close minded.

Jodie Paterson


What single-celled organism are you? How Klingon are you? Why should anybody else care? If you have a Facebook account and friends, there are no less than one trillion quiz websites dedicated to helping you discover (and more importantly, share) the answers to these questions (except for the last one). 1,644 more words

The Power of Our Mind: Why Psychiatry Might Be Harming Us

According to the DSM-5, a universally used classification of mental disorders, one in seven people suffer from a lifelong mental disorder. On top of that, in any one year, a further 25% of the population suffer from temporary mental disorders that can be cured, and none of these statistics include things like HSP (highly sensitive person), which alone affects a further estimated 20% of the population. 999 more words