The Case for Being Less Serious

When confronted with increased responsibility and agency in adulthood, many people opt to become more serious. Is this the right choice?

The Day I Heard the Birds Sing

In the midst of a burgeoning existential crisis, I heard birds sing on a remote Portuguese island. This is the story of how hearing that first birdsong changed my life for the better.

What Do You Want?

Figuring out what you want is the central task of adulthood, and it's not an easy one. Learn how you can better answer life's most important question.

Defying Cultural Gravity

People blame bad luck and political enemies for their dissatisfaction, but cultural gravity is the real culprit. This article explores how you can question the default path and defy gravity.