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The Unbearable Lightness of Being Quiet

May 16, 2016


It’s tough being the quiet kid. Advertisements

On leaving jobs and the illusion of greatness

May 3, 2016


“It is the phenomenon sometimes called ‘alienation from self.’ In its advanced stages, we no longer answer the telephone, because someone might want something; that we could say no without drowning in self-reproach is an idea alien to this game. Every encounter demands too much, tears the nerves, drains the will, and the specter of […]