I was recently listening to the Tim Ferriss Show podcast episode, in which he interviewed Jordan Peterson. They discussed resentment as a destructive emotion. Peterson proposed that resentment is dangerous because either, you are being oppressed by someone, and therefore resent that person as an oppressor, or you resent someone for a trivial reason and are [...]


I’ve been thinking about books recently, after reading the Librarian of Auschwitz. It’s an incredible story about the courage of a young girl, Dita Kraus, and her resolve to manage what was the world’s smallest library. Books shape us. They are time machines, as Dita says in the novel. We may remember books from our [...]