The Meaning of Life

Inspired by the ideas of Garrett Thomson I argue that our modern day understanding of purposeful/instrumental actions as being "meaningful" is misguided and only ends with us in crisis. Instead, I opt for the view of Moritz Schlick who suggests that the meaning of life is to be found in "play".

Sacrifice by health workers amid COVID-19 Pandemic

One of the most alarming aspects of this Covid-19 pandemic has been how it has stretched, crippled and overwhelmed the health services of even the most developed nations. We're not talking about poor "third world" nations that barely have a health service (to the extent they do its only available to the rich). We're talking … Continue reading Sacrifice by health workers amid COVID-19 Pandemic

I’m thriving in terms of Productivity during Quarantine

Being stuck in the house has given me time to work on an online course I've been putting off, read books/watch shows I've always wanted to read/watch, take up new hobbies, and generally improved my mood. In a way, this whole pandemic has sort of taught me that I "thrive" in isolation in terms of … Continue reading I’m thriving in terms of Productivity during Quarantine

Here’s to Year 2020 – "The decade of Acomplishment"

I've been thinking lately - this decade I graduated from both high school and college, got married. This decade has brought a lot of change, and I'm excited for what's to come next.I want to make the 2020s a "Decade of Fulfillment". Too many people, myself included, have just held on to jobs or ways … Continue reading Here’s to Year 2020 – "The decade of Acomplishment"

How to become a better version of yourself ?

First and foremost, Treat yourself with the same respect that you show to other people. It is important to respect and care for yourself despite all the ups and downs in life. Start thinking in long-term (say, five years), medium-term (say, a month to six months) and short-term strategies (say, one day to a week).You can … Continue reading How to become a better version of yourself ?