The Thirst for Uniqueness

I have always wondered, “What is this thirst for uniqueness, and why does almost every person crave to be ‘special’ and different from everyone else?” I see this especially in teenagers, in what other people — most likely adults — call “phases.” For example, I see teenagers bragging about how they don’t listen to mainstream …

Success

How important is success to you? (And what does “success” even mean?) In the past couple of weeks, I have been approached by a total of two people — who I found out later turned out to be working for the same company — trying to sell me multi-level marketing. Well, they didn’t force me …

Freedom

It is my ultimate goal in life to be free from all things. I initially began this post writing more about emotional independence, in terms of relationships, my need for it, and its importance in my life. I realize that it is simply a subset of the bigger picture, which is my thirst for freedom …

Blogging, So Far

I am genuinely surprised that I have gotten this far! When I started — “restarted” to be more accurate — this blog, I did not have any expectations about the longevity of it. The idea of running another personal public blog has been sitting in my mind for days and weeks for a while, and …