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Day 374: A Job Is The Modern Panacea

Jobs. Many people around me relate to a job according to a sense of achievement and the only precursor to any tangible form of progress. To me, this flies in the face of decades of programming – I mean child … Continue reading

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Day 246: The Science of Hard Work

Note: This post is Day 246 because I would not count the previous two blogs – where I wrote to note that I did not write that day – as JTL blogs. How hard am I willing to work for … Continue reading

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Day 245: The Value of Your Labour

Specifying the humbleness point within the decision to work.  If Existence had to choose between the usefulness of one person (me) and the rest of existence, the rest of existence will always be more useful.  No matter how skillful or … Continue reading

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Day 244: Derive Labour From Your Existence

Continuing specifying the labour point.  Before quantifying any skill that I have or lack, I must answer for myself, “How hard am I willing to work for myself?” The decision to work.  Not just the initial ‘yes’ decision, but the … Continue reading

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Day 236: Investigating Test Taking Mentality, Part 3

Tests were the first point also where I was beginning to be censored, from the perspective that I could not ask certain questions, and in the context of tests, not a single question is allowed to be asked, or spoken … Continue reading

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Day 234: Investigating Test Taking Mentality

From doing what interested me and I clearly saw within myself the usefulness of the topic I was studying, grade school presented a different set of rules.  Uniform, which was a small detail.  A fixed curriculum, with a fixed pace … Continue reading

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Day 232: Perfection Religion

I commit myself to when/as I see myself believing that only perfection will ensure my survival in this moment, to stop and breathe.  I realise that my sudden demand for perfection from myself is from the starting point of panicking … Continue reading

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Day 223: Role Of Dissatisfaction In Activism

I commit myself to when/as I see myself unsatisfied with myself and/or my world as how I see events/people/circumstances and react in dissatisfaction, to stop and breathe. I realise that the only dissatisfaction that is valid is when I have … Continue reading

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Day 219: Tensing Up The Body

Getting tense in my body again.  And the first thoughts I have are how the people around me – everything and everyone else – are making me tense.  This is survival paranoia, lately I have been using the arm bar … Continue reading

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Day 217: The Psychological Impact Of Perfection

Yesterday I did not post because of postponing writing until too early in the morning. Perfection and work. For the sake of perfection as my survival, work became a constant continuous race against others with no choice but to participate. … Continue reading

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