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Being Present, What It Means (and How to Get There)

Riding a motorbike on Laguna Sega, it was the last lap and the flag had been waved. I slipped and fell in a corner called the cork screw.

Why did I fall?

I did the left turn at the top of the corkscrew, waited for the apex to become visible then flipped right. There's a dip and then I was on the uphill. And that's where the bike went, down. read more...

Being Present, A Non-Critical (but critical) State of Mind

Being present means you aren't thinking. Instead you are absorbed in what you are doing.

I've experienced it riding motorbikes. And I've experienced it playing video games with a friend. I've even experienced it staring off into space. And on one occasion I experienced it after being dumped by a girl. read more...

Ideas as Units of Meaning

One way to look at "basic principles" is that they can be applied to any situation, any problem, to make learning, understanding and even problem solving easier. As such we need some basic functional blocks that can be adapted to any situation.

And so I give you "the Idea" read more...

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