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12 Rules of Monk Mode #4: See With New Eyes

1 Feb 2021 15 minute read 2 comments Moon Base MGTOW

This is the fourth of a 12-part series remixing Jordan Peterson’s book 12 Rules For Life, one chapter a week to coincide with the 12 weeks remaining for my one year celibacy vow.   “When we are very young, we are neither individual nor informed. We...

Albert Camus - "The Plague" Book review

3 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

When COVID-19 times started "The Plague" by Albert Camus become once again popular. Yes, I remember I wanted to buy it somewhere at the beginning of 2020 and it went out of circulation, so Folio (Ukrainian publisher who published translation) made a...

Brave new world, by Aldous Huxley (book analysis)

16 Dec 2020 6 minute read 1 comment Azure95

summary and reflections: The book begins with being in the egg hatchery, where all people are raised in containers, the staff can then easily manipulate the fetus to the class he or she should be in. The classes are Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta and Epsi...

Running Man. A Memoir of Ultra-Endurance

7 Dec 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Andrii Androshchuk

Original language name: “Running Man. A Memoir of Ultra-Endurance” Author: Charlie Engle Genre: non-fiction Annotation He ran to get recognition. He ran to survive the drug "break". He ran when his son was born. And when he was in prison. Running ...

Paul Bragg - "Back - is the key to the Health" [B002 - Book review #2]

4 Dec 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Cryptotexty

Right now, I'm writing this from sanatorium in the forest. My pain in the back reached the point that I decided in a moment to go here. Financially, it was not the best time to go, but I understood that pain in the back affects a lot my productivity,...

Kobo Abe - The Woman in the Dunes [B001 - Book review #1]

4 Dec 2020 1 minute read 5 comments Cryptotexty

I can say that I read this book on one breath. It's not long, 150 pages (I read in Ukrainian translations, and of course it's translated from Japanese to multiple languages). The schoolteacher from Tokyo, visits a fishing village to collect insects....

How to Live a Incredible Rich Life With your Current Finances

6 Oct 2020 3 minute read 1 comment gniksivart

If you have not had a chance to read I Will Teach you to be Rich by Ramit Sethi you should definitely check out the book. I know it sounds really like a huge gimmick, but this book has a completely different take on finance and savings than any other...

12 Rules For Monk Mode #2: Walk The Narrow Way

7 Sep 2020 11 minute read 1 comment Moon Base MGTOW

This is the second of a 12-part series remixing Jordan Peterson’s book 12 Rules For Life. In the previous episode of this series, we detached from the pursuit of women using the Taoist Order & Chaos dynamic, as men being the masculine Order trying to...

12 Rules of Monk Mode #1: Live Like The Lobster

21 Aug 2020 12 minute read 4 comments Moon Base MGTOW

This is the first of a 12-part series, where I will be remixing one chapter a week of Jordan Peterson's book 12 Rules For Life, to coincide with the 12 weeks remaining for my one year celibacy vow.  "It is also a mistake to conceptualize nature rom...

How to DeFi - CoinGeko Book Review

21 Aug 2020 3 minute read 3 comments The Part Time Economist

A few weeks ago, I made a post detailing how you can earn rewards by simply logging into the CoinGeko website and claiming your daily "Candy." While that article detailed how YOU can snag some cool crypto-themed rewards, this article is dedicated to...