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Don’t be a GYPSY: How comparing yourself to others ruin creativity and what to do about it

“GYPSY: Gen Y Protagonists & Special Yuppies” – ‘wait, but why?’ It happened again. My mind got cloudy and I just couldn’t focus. I kept tapping on my keyboard and randomly opening and closing web browsers. The stack of books and curriculum to write/fix loomed before me, reminding me how much I needed to get done before the end […]


The “myth” of the 10,000 hour rule

Unpacking my belongings at a new place has always brought a sense of hope and renewal. Not so much the grueling moving of the actual boxes, furniture, and plastic bags but the aftermath: a quiet but chaotic sensation that a new chapter of your life is just beginning. This feeling remained as I opened that one box […]