What’s wrong with escapism?

Most, if not all of us, strive to escape from reality. We do this quite regularly. Sometimes, we feel that reality is too bright, too clear, too crisp. Reality is the bright day that assaults you when you step outside after recovering from a hangover in Read More …

Are We Really Living in the End Times?

I sit, watching the hour of unconscious chaos on my TV that is the evening news. A macabre carousel of tragic scenes from around the globe fill my lounge room. Live crosses to crisp-suited reports standing among chaos consume my evening, delivering stories of terror Read More …

Duality: The Danger of Choice

I’m in a bad relationship. An acrid, toxic affair of pain and puppetry. Every day, I’m made to endure things I hate, as I sit trapped and numb, shackled by pretense and perception. In this involuntary dance, I am the follower, forced to keep in Read More …

Pain is not ‘character building’ it’s a warning system

Nobody likes pain. Well, unless you’re a masochist… Hopefully you’re not? If you are, please band your head against the computer screen for pleasure and stop reading… Pain is interesting in the sense that it’s an incredibly subjective experience. No one else can feel your Read More …

A Debrief on Apple: Why I Wrote the Apple Article & The Response

This article is a follow-up post from the original article – ‘I Quit: What Really Goes on at Apple’ – posted here It should be no surprise to anyone reading this, that I wrote a blog last week about why I quit Apple. In this Read More …

Delusions of ‘Normality’ Suppress Our Feelings

Yesterday I wrote an article about my not-so-pleasant experience working at Apple. To say that it has gone viral is a wild understatement. However rather than go in to more details about the negativity I felt at Apple or the details, I wanted to write Read More …

I Quit: What Really Goes on at Apple

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have Read More …