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Communication is fluid and flexible. As much as grammar and language rules also play a large part in clear communication — speaking especially is inherently chaotic. …

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I did a video some (now many) years ago on the importance of relocation for focus and clarity. At the time, I didn’t know about the true depth of boredom, or how it affected me. …

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Do you ever catch yourself chasing ‘newness’? Starting new hobbies, dreaming about huge life changes, a crazy hair colour, a new university major, a professional skill waaay out of left field that has you down a Youtube/TikTok loophole for a week at a time?

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𝑩𝒓𝒂𝒊𝒏 𝒇𝒐𝒐𝒅 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒎𝒆𝒎𝒐𝒓𝒚 𝒓𝒆𝒕𝒆𝒏𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏 — 𝑨𝒄𝒄𝒐𝒓𝒅𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒕𝒐 𝒔𝒄𝒊𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒆!

In my war against chalking every blast of burnout and goal missed to blaming ourselves for being lazy, here’s a post about foods that support memory and lower anxiety levels while studying and trying to take in information. …

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I decided to start tracking my reading within Notion because I wanted one place to keep all my notes and reviews about a book as well as how many books I read in what time frame. …

Steve Kaufmann is a popular polyglot in the language community who has previously established himself through YouTubers in the language space, and via the promotion of his website Ling-Q, a platform to learn language through immersion. …

A religion-inspired reflection on societal systems, humanity and purpose.

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Legalism — an early form of Daoism focused on the evil of humanity — managed to unify China after the Warring States in the third century, using punishment and strict laws to keep people in check out of fear. Having reflected…

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Starting to read in your target language can be an extremely daunting task.

There is often a fear instilled within most of us that it is ‘too big of a task’ or we’re ‘never good enough to start’. …

tldr; I wrote about moving to Jamaica, and I decided to write about Sweden as well. Every step in my life continues to follow a nonlinear, winding road to self-realisation (not discovery) and brings me to spaces where I can better utilise my privileges to help others.

I Failed to Make it at Home

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For those who…

and how to raise information retention.

this article is a collaboration between Raquel Reis and myself, edited by me and is being reposted from

Some time ago we posted a video on our Youtube channel talking about “How to take notes”. I’ve decided to take this great opportunity to…

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