Have you ever asked yourself; why do you like what you like? The wealth you keep singing about, the body goals you won’t shut about, this thing you call happiness.. success.. Have you ever asked yourself, why the f*ck do I want these things in the first place? What do I want to do with them? Do I even really want them? If I were alone on earth, will I still pursue the same things? And...


This, for many, is the ultimate question. It’s the birth place of science, culture, religion, philosophy and all other forms of knowledge we identify with today. All we were trying to do, all we’ve always tried to do is answer this one question; what the f**k is going on? Like really, what makes this project of life worth engaging in.. Think about it, school, marriage, a job (a...

The Road to Hell is paved with Good Intentions

How do you know what is good for you? Think about it, what is the criteria of evaluating the goodness of something or an event? Is it how it makes you feel in the moment or its potential future reward, that is, the emotion it promises? Suppose you pick the first option, isn’t that myopic, and sometimes even destructive? Because what makes you feel good now may not make you feel good in the future...

It’s ok to offend people

It’s been a minute since I last did an article, sorry I’ve been busy. Wait, not sorry, why am I apologizing? Well, whatever, let’s get to it. Right off the bat, here’s the truth, offending people is probably one of the easiest thing to do; by just being yourself, chances are there’s someone you are already offending. So far so good, but here lies the problem, we’ve been taught to think(read...


For those that seek to have a crown on their heads must be ready to offer their necks to the guillotine. No one came me into this world laughing, the moment you jump out of your mother’s womb, the first thing a successful birth comes with is a cry from the baby. That is the fate that befell you and me. No one asks when you want to enter the world, and no one will ask when you want to leave. In...


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