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What book have you given most to others?

2 years ago, for day 10 by Matt Ragland 💘

I'll admit this is a prompt taken from the Tim Ferriss Show podcast. It's a common one that he asks guests and I find it fascinating. I've given a few books with regularity. Daily Stoic by Ryan Holiday (life lessons & philosophy) Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss...

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

2 years ago, for day 10 by Asia

2018 was long and difficult, and despite what felt like endless sociopolitical turmoil, it has been an incredible year for representation in film. Seeing Black Panther on opening night with so many of my friends, and many more in the audience than I knew going into the BAM movie theatre,...

The Reality of Real Life

2 years ago, for day 10 by Tinnei 💘

One of the best moment in 2018 is the night when I walked out of the Ready Player One movie and rain started sprinkling down. The Ready Player One movie was so surreal and visually stimulating that brought out a huge hit of contrast when I came back in contact...

Manners, Darling!

2 years ago, for day 10 by Fiene 🏆

Over the last couple of months, it dawned on me that I am much more old-fashioned than I thought I was. I noticed this, while I was hanging the laundry - an activity with a deeply therapeutic effect. I am not sure if it was the way I still hang...

Turning points (pt 3)

2 years ago, for day 10 by Leonie Jonk 💘

The second turning point was when I became aware that something was wrong with me. Not just the tiredness or the headaches but wrong. Really wrong. My body was sending me clear signals that I didn't know how to listen to. I was having dinner with my friends. We were...

Being part of something bigger

2 years ago, for day 10 by Jakob 💘

Growing up my family was very active in the local church. We attended every Sunday sermon, sang in the choir, helped organize youth camping trips and donation rallies. With my father being the pastor there was not much of a way around it. When I moved away I did try...

And stretch

2 years ago, for day 10 by Fred Rivett

Stretching is important. Well, depending on your goals that is. If your goal is to remain the same person you are today, then I advise against stretching. If your goal is to improve yourself in any way, then stretching is key. Carol Dweck, in her 2006 book Mindset: The New...

Turning a negative into a positive

2 years ago, for day 9 by Idean Vasef 💘

This evening, I trekked down to my local YMCA to get a workout in. I had an insatiable craving all day to shoot some hoops to hopefully get into a nice mental space and a good workout out of it. As I walked into the Y, checked in with my...

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