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Ray Bradbury: What writing teaches us

And what, you ask, does writing teach us? First and foremost, it reminds us that we are alive and that it is a gift and a privilege, not a right. We must earn life once it has been awarded us. Life asks for rewards back because it has favored us with animation. Ray Bradbury, Zen […]

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‘When I wrote ‘Fahrenheit 451’ I hated book burners and I loved libraries. So there you are’

“When I wrote ‘Fahrenheit 451’ I hated book burners and I loved libraries. So there you are.” Ray Bradbury

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Ray Bradbury: Reading creates a ‘theater inside your head’

A book triggers the imagination. A movie tells all. A book can change your life. A film can change your perception, but only momentarily. Reading creates a theater inside your head When it comes to reading versus watching a screen, it’s all about mind control. You can either make your own mental movie or acquiesce […]

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‘Life should be touched, not strangled’

“Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled. You’ve got to relax, let it happen at times, and at others move forward with it. It’s like boats. You keep your motor on so you can steer with the current. And when you hear the sound of […]

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Low brain activities

TV YouTube Social media People enjoy low brain activities because it gives them the option to unthink. Whether it’s movies or endless Instagram scrolling, the images are there telling us what to think. Reading or listening to music, on the other hand, may take your mind places. As Ray Bradbury once put it, books create […]

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Work from Anywhere: The Passionate Nomad Worker

I used to be adamant about where I worked. It had to be a clean desk with a comfortable chair at home and at work. But after working for a startup not tethered to a PC I got used to working everywhere on my laptop and mobile devices: standing up, sitting down in a coffee […]