Leaving Social Media

I have quit social media a few months back. I deleted my accounts on Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp. Initially I felt like I lost connection with everything digital. But everything became normal after a few weeks. One interesting thing I noticed is that when you don’t have Facebook/WhatsApp, you enjoy things more since you never […]

March 21, 2017 | Posted in Opinion | 3 Comments »

Book Review: Sapiens, A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

Introduction When I read non-fiction books these days, I get a nagging feeling that the author could have communicated the idea in a much shorter book. Many books these days, especially in the self-help category, are bloated works converted from one or two blog posts. But very rarely you come across a masterpiece book and […]

August 18, 2016 | Posted in Opinion | No Comments »

Book Review: The First 20 Hours, How to Learn Anything Fast by Josh Kaufman

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. – Henry Ford Introduction I consider myself a learning junkie. I have a wide variety of interests such as chess, model railways, reading, DIY, programming, photography, travel, writing etc. Even the title logo of this blog is a […]

October 22, 2015 | Posted in Opinion | No Comments »