Energy & Schedules

Originally written March 29, 2019 – Updated January 9, 2021 I optimize the times I do things during the day based on my energy levels. It’s taken a while to figure out but I’ve finally got the hang of it. Mornings This is my prime time. It is silent, nobody else is awake. I get…

Why I like Taiwan

I talk a lot about Taiwan and most of the pictures on this site are from from trips to Taiwan, but I don’t actually live there. I’m just a big fan of the country. When I was studying abroad in Hong Kong in 2013, an acquaintance there recommended I visit Taiwan. He had just gone…

Learn out loud

I heard the concept of learning out loud while listening to an episode of Nat Chat with Isaac Morehouse. It’s something I’ve been thinking a lot about over the last few years and I never had a nice, succinct phrase to express the idea (thanks Isaac!). Learning out loud is nothing fancy, and it doesn’t…

Is it ethical to dropship?

For a while I’ve been interested in the proliferation of fly-by-night Shopify dropshipping stores and Amazon FBA sellers. Now that the Atlantic has published an article exposing just a few of the course sellers that promote these business models, more people are starting to learn about this industry. First off, the whole business model is…