Climbing The Wrong Hill

Hey everyone,Thanks for joining me. Running a newsletter that runs on a regular cadence turns out to be really difficult over the long term, which is why after almost 4 years of struggling to put out an edition on a regular basis (and failing and the...

Read More
Dec 21, 2021
Playing The Right Games

Hey there,Thanks for joining me. It's been awhile now since I've last sent out a post. Part of that comes from realising that a constant cadence might be useful for myself but not so much for you - sometimes there isn't that many items of value then...

Read More
Oct 13, 2021
Hard Work, Careers, and Lottery Tickets

Hey there,Thanks for joining me. It's been a great two weeks just relaxing and pursuing my interests. I've learnt that startups are especially hard if you're not technical, gotten my first dose of the vaccine, and signed up for a gym membership. I of...

Read More
Jul 08, 2021
Talks, Tech, and Toys

Hey there,Thanks for joining me. I just celebrated my 25th birthday on Tuesday, and I'm already starting to feel my age. I'm no longer in university anymore, which means I'm officially in the "real world", so that means I'm in the same boat as most o...

Read More
Jun 24, 2021
The Things We Want

Hey there,Thanks for joining me! This newsletter is a couple of days late because my book notes of Luke Burgis' latest book has taken longer than expected. Suffice to say, it's one of the most fascinating books I've read, and I think you'll enjoy it...

Read More
Jun 12, 2021
Your Biggest Fan

Hey there,Thanks for joining me. I'm currently reading an advanced copy of Wanting by Luke Burgis and taking extensive notes on the book. Luke has written about mimetic desire for a long time, and I think anyone who wants to better understand themsel...

Read More
May 26, 2021
Nothing More Than Econ 101

Hey there,Thanks for joining me. There's nothing new going on in my life, which makes even the smallest things seem eventful. I went to the Singapore zoo with a couple of my friends just two days ago, and it struck me that things must seem normal to...

Read More
May 12, 2021
When Efficiency Isn't The Point

Hey there, Thanks for joining me. Happy to report that my exams are over and so I've graduated all but in name. I'm looking forward to rebuilding my writing habit so I can continue giving you guys stuff that you like to read. Now on to what you came...

Read More
Apr 28, 2021
When Efficiency Isn't The Point

Hey there, Thanks for joining me. Happy to report that my exams are over and so I've graduated all but in name. I'm looking forward to rebuilding my writing habit so I can continue giving you guys stuff that you like to read. Now on to what you came...

Read More
Apr 28, 2021
Lessons From The Past Fortnight

Hey there,Thanks for joining me. A month ago, I mentioned that I was pondering the startup question while weighing my options. I'm happy to say that I've decided to take the small step of joining a program that teaches the fundamentals of what it's l...

Read More
Apr 14, 2021