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so we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.

Month

October 2018

wise nugs

These are three wise nuggets I gained from speaking with Adrian Myers, a corporate lawyer. To fully enjoy an occupation, you must accept that it will have both enjoyable and unenjoyable moments. When you want to achieve an ambitious goal,… Continue Reading →

Film or Text?

“The extraordinary, it seems, was simply out of their reach!” Harrison bellows, as the camera pans over a petrified audience bearing grim looking handicap devices. Kurt Vonnegut’s “Harrison Bergeron” and Chandler Tuttle’s film adaptation 2081 depict a frightening world in… Continue Reading →

Eminent Intro 2018

May I write words more naked than flesh, stronger than bone, more resilient than sinew, sensitive than nerve. I am a zealous fan of poetry. I especially admire its unrestricted ability to portray dreams and ideas through words and language… Continue Reading →

TED Talk

In Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s TED talk, she emphasizes the importance of not limiting our perspective and worldview to a single story. We can implement this piece of advice by expanding our network of friends and people we interact with. The… Continue Reading →

Requiem for a Dream – Sara Goldfarb

Requiem for a Dream’s Sara Goldfarb is an unfortunate reality; she’s a lonely widow, suspended in the streets of Brooklyn, reaching a standstill in her life while her drug-addicted son, Harry, pursues his own distant dreams. This chosen scene illustrates… Continue Reading →

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