On Being, Becoming, and Writing

Discovering one’s voice amidst the noise

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To be “interest-ing” is to be curious and attentive, and to practice “the continual projection of interest.” To put it more simply: If you want to be interesting, you have to be interested.

Ashwini’s list of heroes documented in Notion
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“You are, in fact, a mashup of what you choose to let into your life.”

There are subjects you can better understand through analogy, context, parallels, the view from the distance, rather than via direct and dogged pursuit.

Why not understand by analogy, decenter the narrative, seek patterns of resemblance in parallel, explore the terrain rather than cutting a swathe through it? Why not meander and see what lies alongside?



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Ashwini Sriram

I'm a product manager from Chennai living in San Francisco. I enjoy writing about product management, books, food, and people.