Patreon Update for 8/4/16

Right out of the gate I’ll say that last month in terms of output probably wasn’t the best. In addition to starting a new job, going through a lot of personal issues (and whatever normal stress I have to deal with, every post was really hard to do. Still, I tried my best to keep…

What Work Does to Us All

I’ve been thinking recently about the psychological effects that work has on us as people. I’ve surely emphasized the physical aspects time and time again in this blog, but I think focusing on some of the deeper issues that are less seen and thus less talked about could be fruitful as well. For example, at…

Busyness and the Passage of Time

I’ve talked before about noted Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard and his ideas on idleness and boredom. Those excerpts came from a book entitled Either/Or: A Fragment of Life that focuses on how to live an ethical life. Another part of this book also includes the topic of busyness, with Kierkegaard remarking that: Of all ridiculous…