Consider the Edge Cases

Skill and concern mixed together can be powerful, and there are people today with seemingly more of both than ever. In almost any field you can list, you will be able to find someone who is at least 10x more skilled than you, and 10x more concerned than you are. I think it鈥檚 worth learning from those people. How does someone 10x as concerned as you approach the problem you鈥檙e facing when they have the skills to do something about it?...

March 11, 2022 路 1 min 路 Josh

Truth Sets Free

The process of being lead out of deception can be painful and hard. The status quo is the status quo for a reason: it鈥檚 more comfortable than the alternative. Lies can make us feel warm and fuzzy; but they are still lies. If we truly want freedom, there鈥檚 only one option: Only the Truth sets us free

March 8, 2022 路 1 min 路 Josh

Hard Problems

The lack of a currently viable solution is not a legitimate reason to disregard a problem. See also

February 23, 2022 路 1 min 路 Josh

Spring Cleaning

So many things in our lives we know are awful for us, but we keep them in our lives anyway. Social media, junk food, most so-called 鈥渘ews鈥, extreme amounts of internet and screen time, etc. What if we just STOPPED? What if we just got rid of them? What if we stopped being ok with the things we know our making our lives worse and shorter, and replaced them with the things we knew were good for us 鈥 good books, lavish amount of time with friends and family, whole food, time outside, real journalism, etc....

February 23, 2022 路 1 min 路 Josh

You're Wrong

You鈥檙e wrong about something. I am, too鈥 Likely many things. It鈥檚 good for us to ponder that truth once in a while. We are all working with incomplete knowledge, meaning we can鈥檛 possibly be right about everything. That should leave us both humble and hungry. Humble, because your next argument might be regarding one of those things you鈥檙e wrong about. And Hungry because there is so much more Truth out there for us to learn if we鈥檙e willing to put in the work to find It....

February 22, 2022 路 1 min 路 Josh