A Letter to My 18-year Old Self

In the last decade, I’ve moved from a poor kid in Orlando to a Princeton graduate and entrepreneur who travels the world. In this letter to my younger self, I give advice and lessons I’ve learned along the journey.

5 Lessons from My First Year as a Writer

I started writing to help people, and during my first year as a writer, I learned a lot more than how to write. This article explores 5 lessons I’ve uncovered that are applicable to anyone pursuing a creative endeavor.

The Subtle Art of Not Being Right

We are constantly blinded by our desire to be right, and while being right is often rewarded, it might not always be the right thing to do. If we learn to take a more open perspective, we might just find the answers that we are looking for.

Take Responsibility Instead of Assigning Fault

This article examines the critical difference between responsibility and fault. If you don’t understand this distinction, you will drown in misery when things don’t go as planned in your life.

Should You Try to Change People?

Have you ever had someone try to change you? If so, read this article, which explores our often misguided desire to change people and how we can adopt an alternative approach to inspire and motivate change.

12 Practices That Have Improved My Life

I treat my life as a big experiment aimed at designing an immensely exciting and fulfilling life on my terms. In this article, I discuss 12 practices that have made a profound and positive difference in my life.

Why You Should Stop Reading the News

I stopped consuming news 3 years ago, but was this the right decision? This article explores why we consume news, problems with news in the digital era, and how we can move forward as conscious consumers.