Escape the daily grind and live a fulfilling life
Welcome to life after the daily grind
I currently live in the rat race, days filled with emails and pointless meetings. I spend time thinking about what makes a fulfilling life and question society’s expectations. I’ve started to plan my escape so I can live a life less ordinary. This blog documents that journey. It’s partly FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) and partly me writing about stuff I find interesting. If you enjoy what I write, please sign up to my newsletter or drop by once a month to see what’s new. Feel free to get in touch if you have any feedback or questions.
- The purpose of life: survive and reproduceUnless you’re religious (which I am not) then asking the question “what is the meaning of life?” doesn’t make sense. The word “meaning” implies there’s an unwritten plan by someoneContinue reading “The purpose of life: survive and reproduce”
- Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need“Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need” — this is a quote from the French writer, historian and philosopher: Voltaire. I love this quote. It’s not immediatelyContinue reading “Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need”
- Before creation, comes destructionThe Manga character Beerus (“God of Destruction”) says: “Before creation, comes destruction” which is synonymous to Pablo Picasso’s quote: “Every act of creation is first of all an act ofContinue reading “Before creation, comes destruction”
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