I met you dude — you are not chatty, trust me. In fact I was quite impressed by what a good listener you turned out to be, so you have made excellent progress in that regard.
It’s heartening to read you good review of this piece. Writing essays is so very different from writing fiction. Glad you enjoyed the piece.
I totally agree. In fact, that is the subject of my next post: “embrace boredom”. I believe in “both-and” rather than “either-or”. So I believe in hard work, and I also believe in unwinding. I believe in stoicism and I also believe in taoism. I believe life is a river you have to paddle against as well as a stream you can enjoy riding upon in a…
This is such a boss comment. I went ahead and read the articles you’ve posted here on medium. You have a lively, earthy voice. It’s like one can tell while reading that you are a real person. I can almost picture your face in the words, that’s how real your words are. Keep writing.