You get the face you deserve

I was taking my dog for a walk. An older lady, had to be in her 60s, walked by swiftly carrying a shopping bag. She was beautiful. No, not in a sexual way, but in a different way. Her face had wrinkles, but they were all in the right direction.…

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Top 10% of anything is easy

If you want to be in the top 10% of anything, it's super easy. I'll give you a hot tip about people nowadays. They're lazy. The vast majority of people want nice things without having to do the work. Then they complain about not having nice things. You'll see this…

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Why happiness as a goal is a bad idea

"But I just want to be happy." You've heard many, many people utter this meaningless phrase. And were they happy? Of course not. You know why? Because it means nothing. Absolutely nothing. Happiness shouldn't be the end goal. You should shoot for accomplishments. You know what happens when you encounter…

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Want to be a good writer?

I'm not a fisherman. But I could still tell you how to get started. You need a fishing pole. And you need a body of water that contains fish. Then you need to bring those pieces together. The same thing with writing. If you want to be a good writer,…

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Domai, Suicide Girls, and I’m in serious need of sleep

Years ago, I was shooting someone for Suicide Girls. She never pulled the trigger, which is unfortunate as she would have been a shoe in, considering she looked way better than most of them. Well, when she decided not to pull the trigger, I cancelled my membership. I still to…

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The continual push

It's hard when you've done your best works. But the artist must continually surpass the previous one. Tchaikovsky's greatest piece was his final one. And it wasn't well received so he killed himself. They simply didn't get it. They didn't get it until after his death. Now we know its…

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More sweat, less social media

I recently wrote about prioritizing social media last. Too many creative types spend too much time on their social media addiction and not enough time on their works. Then they wonder why they don't progress as fast as they'd like to. I've also recently discussed the four important things in…

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Adulting is awesome if you play your cards right

A lot of adults I talk to long for their childhoods. When I was a kid though, I couldn't wait to be an adult. You got nobody telling you what to do. You get to do what you want. You get to stay up as late as you want and…

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In search of sea monsters

You gotta love the old times. What we didn't know back then, we filled with imagination. Nowadays, we've lost that side of our psyche. We've become too logical, which leads to too dry. So unfortunately, people have replaced myths and legends with politics. And of course, politics brings out the…

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