Be Unreasonable

We are programmed to follow the herd. We often think that if everybody is doing something, we should do it too. This is especially true if our identities are tied to particular social groups. We take our cues from the group's social conventions about how to dress, walk, talk, think, what to read and what … Continue reading Be Unreasonable

Spontaneity as a Method of Effortless Creativity

It's interesting that from all my blog posts, this is been the one I have procrastinated the most about. It's almost a lesson on the blocks of spontaneity because for a week or more, I've focused on everything but the writing of the post. I've thought about new blog posts ideas, I've written a bit … Continue reading Spontaneity as a Method of Effortless Creativity

The 5 Minute Journal

Some of you might already know about the 5 minute journal morning ritual. It's been popularised massively by people like Tim Ferris, who religiously do this (see video below of how Tim uses the 5 minute journal to get himself in a great state every morning) you can also see his evening ritual here.   … Continue reading The 5 Minute Journal

Father, The Sleeper Has Awakened!

Sleepwalkers Our current beliefs establish the limits and boundaries of our reality.   We are storytellers by nature. Since the beginning of civilization we have used stories, myths and legends to make sense of the world around us. Since the dawn of man, we have created stories to understand our place in the world and … Continue reading Father, The Sleeper Has Awakened!

DIY Spark kits arrive in India

As some of you already know I am part of the team at Shake Your Power, a social enterprise that creates education and clean tech products for social good. One of our products is the DIY Maraca Torch and we launched it earlier this year at Bett Show in London.  This DIY kit is essentially … Continue reading DIY Spark kits arrive in India