Wait but why

A popular long-form, stick-figure-illustrated blog about almost everything. Wait but Why is a “long form” blog which is unusual. This means the posts here can be very, very long compared to most. With funny, insightful and informative content, it’s well worth checking out. There’s a TON of great stuff here 🙂 My favourite article so … Read more…

When doing nothing is better for your productivity

Sleep hygiene is the best way to improve productivity in your life. I am guilty of never stopping. Ever. I’m constantly working, creating, learning, moving, absorbing- and I never take a regular chance to rest and recuperate. Whilst this means I enjoy the fruits of my efforts- (this blog has over 1,000 posts at the … Read more…

Asymptote

Perfection is pursued, not obtained. Today I found the word Asymptote. It perfectly sums up the fact that perfection is something to pursue, but that no matter what you do, it can never be obtained. a straight line that continually approaches a given curve but does not meet it at any finite distance. Perfectionism can … Read more…

Why people self sabotage their happiness

Don’t stand in your own way. There is nothing more frustrating than to realise you are self sabotaging. This article from NotSalmon, sheds some light and offers some guidance on how to stop. Introducing: Masochistic equilibrium. It’s like this: As a child you learned habits on love and happiness from your parents. If you learned that … Read more…