Thinker's Playground

Short reads

Remembering Ray Peat

A short memorial to the late Ray Peat

Beware of descriptive words

Hazard and risk

Someone has to pay for it?

People are not random events

Why I won’t teach my kids about Santa Clause

The jester sang for the king and queen...

Comments on Ricky Gervais's speech at the 2020 Golden Globes

The one person you should write for

A simple trick to find your writing voice

Duelling crickets, Copernicus, and self actualisation

Successful people aren't born that way, they learn it

The power of space

Lessons in humanity from Viktor Frankl

Powerful lessons in humanity from a holocaust survivor

Cultivating mindsets

Why repetition is so important

Climbing up the idea pyramid

For ideas to work, they need to be worked with

How meditation can physically change your brain

New discoveries in the science of meditation

How to meditate

What is Kaizen?

The philosophy of continuous, incremental progress