Reading Time: 13 minutes Stop being a stupid !@%*! and do something about it. Calling myself increasing worse things used to be my crude way of dealing with anxiety, before I could admit to myself self that I actually had anxiety. As it goes … Continue reading A 10 Day Cure For The Unhappy Mind
Reading Time: 4 minutes Impostor Syndrome can be anxiety provoking but it is also very natural. Fortunately, it’s cure is simple and just as it’s natural. Continue reading Impostor Syndrome: The Simple Reason We Experience It
Reading Time: 5 minutes Our Tribes affect everything from how we feel to the company we keep. These are 8 reasons to find the right tribe for you. Continue reading 8 Benefits of Finding Your Tribe And How to Do It
Reading Time: 5 minutes Vision boards are universally known for goal setting, but they can also damage your self-image and your self-esteem. Continue reading Can A Vision Board Make You Toxic?
Reading Time: 10 minutes An in depth look at how basic acts of self-care improve creativity and productivity. Continue reading How To Improve Creativity With Just 4 Habits
Reading Time: 2 minutes A month ago I visited some friends in Sacramento and visited the Crocker Art Museum with a friend of mine. We had been friends a long while but over the last few years we had both become occupied by our … Continue reading [Blogtober] [Photography]- “The Fate of All Young Men”
Reading Time: 3 minutes Between one and ten, with ten being unbearably painful, how much does it hurt to be a writer? Today, it was about a six. Enough to grit my teeth and maybe entertain giving up but no where close to being … Continue reading Day 20 [Reflection]: Sinking Below Good Enough
Reading Time: 2 minutes I’m tired of ‘funny’ comments in writing communities about struggling with writing enough. Sure I believe in writer’s block to a point, but something about this progress driven mentality is not sitting well with me. Yes I believe sitting down … Continue reading Day 19 [Novel Progress]: Value Matters More Than Word Count Right?
Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s easy to envy the machine when you you’re falling behind It’s easy to envy the machine when everything turns to a grind It’s easy to envy the machine when the heart is tearing at the seams It’s easy to … Continue reading [Day 16-17][Poem] Envy The Machine
Reading Time: 2 minutes Life would be simpler if bad choices felt bad and the good ones, good. We wouldn’t need things like discipline and restraint. I think a part of me, and a part of a lot of people, wonders if it’s possible … Continue reading Day 15 [Reflection] You should love words, but do so carefully.
Reading Time: 1 minute Tonight I’m doing this instead of everything else 😁 These are the promises I kept to myself: Do Jonah’s Morning Exercises (100 push ups, 100 crunches, … Continue reading Day 10(Reflection) We Do What We Want We Don’t Do What We Should
Reading Time: 4 minutes This morning was a dream come true. I actually woke up before my alarm went off at 5 AM. Granted I didn’t spring in to action but lying in my warm and comfortable bed and reading was pretty awesome. Especially … Continue reading [Day 9][Weird Fitness]: Training Like My Protagonist
Reading Time: 3 minutes Tonight was nuts so I didn’t get to finish my fitness post. So Today’s check in will be a simple acknowledgement that sometimes life happens and shit just doesn’t get done 🙂 Let’s begin. These are the promises I kept … Continue reading [Day 8][Reflection]: So Dumb That It Makes Me Smile
Reading Time: 3 minutes There is something magical about beginnings and the first day of things. The optimism of what you will accomplish, untarnished by the wear and tear of doing the work necessary day after day. I had high expectations of myself but, … Continue reading [Day 7][Reflection]: Simplify Simplify
Reading Time: 2 minutes I took this at an event called Alleywave in Fresno, CA. The fire breather was accompanied by a fire dancer and were putting on a really good show–so I moved in. Giving them a respectable and safe amount of … Continue reading [Day 6][Photography]: “Fire Breather”
Reading Time: 4 minutes I’ve figured it out! I don’t know about god, but the brain certainly works in mysterious ways when it comes to revelations. I had mine at 4 AM after a night of photography, drinks, dancing, and birthday celebrations. Last night I … Continue reading [Day 5][Step-by-Step]: What do you Do About a Change That You Desire but Can’t Commit to?
Reading Time: 1 minute A clock is no one neither slave nor master it is a number line that is ever marching Towards the passage of time Time, the only wealth we have to love, to cherish, to waste, to long for It’s value … Continue reading [Day 3][First Poem]: “A Wealth Of Time”
Reading Time: 3 minutes Everything was good until last night when I got hung up writing my last post (oh the irony). That triggered a chain reaction that ended with me staying up and working past 11pm. In fact then I went to bed half … Continue reading [Day 2]: “Tired, anxious but not really ashamed. “
Reading Time: 3 minutes I guess you could say that I am a sucker for a good transformation story. My name is Khan [con], I am a writer, designer and programmer. This blog started as a way for me to connect with others who … Continue reading New Man, New Reason, Same Blog
Reading Time: 1 minute To me, holding a camera feels like searching for a reminder of those real and metaphysical places that you pass by like a passenger. Because it’s not nylon that holds the camera to my body, it’s nostalgia. It’s that sweet pain that comes before the shutter closes on a flooded river, and reminds you of a place eight thousand two hundred and fourteen miles away. Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Vivid