Short Stories

Short Story: Hit me, daddy

It’s a Friday evening, another dull and uneventful week has passed, as he sits in his lounge chair, swiping through Tinder. It has become almost second nature to swipe to the right, indicating that he is interested in the girls being presented on the screen. Steve finds that he has more chances that way, on …

Movie/Music/Art Ramblings

Music Spotlight: Episode Two

The two artists I will be covering in this episode of music spotlight are Baikal and Gidge. Both artist groups are unique in their own way in the electronic music world. One offers long and dark productions while the other offers a very distinct sound that may remind you of nature.These artists would be considered …

Serious Ramblings

Technological advances that are awesome.

  I get quite giddy when I think about all of the technological advances that will undoubtedly reveal themselves in my lifetime. I am not talking about the advancement of our cynical and ridiculous social media addicted world, but about actual advancements led by artificial intelligence that benefit humankind. If you are quite new to …

Random Ramblings

A guide to mastering office small talk

We spend 1/3 of our time at our jobs, and let’s face it, small talk is an essential skill to master. This guide will help you survive and master office small talk; never again will you be left without anything to say in the office when interacting with colleagues. I think the water dispenser was …

Serious Ramblings

Easy self-improvement challenges that will make your life slightly better.

  Listen, nobody wants to be told that they need to get their shit together, by anyone but themselves. I personally love undertaking challenges in order to create new and healthy habits. It’s important to ensure that your good habits always outweigh the bad and to recognise when you might be headed down a bad …

Random Ramblings

Things I would do after winning the lottery

  Really? this topic? Four posts in and already running out of “original ideas”? Slow down there sailor, there is no such thing as an original idea anymore. Plus, I’m saving my groundbreaking stuff for the weekend. Deep down, everyone hopes to win it big with the lottery. We have all sat down and thought …

Random Ramblings

Ten everyday reminders that you are an introvert.

As a bit of an intro to this article, I would like to reveal that I consider myself to be an introverted person, with the unique ability to sometimes break into a highly functioning extrovert. This only happens when I have had 4-5 beers, the stars have aligned, the moon is full and only after …

Random Ramblings

Superpowers almost not worth having but are still kind of useful.

I’d like to start off guns blazing and get right to the good stuff. Instead of some long winded introductory type post, I will start by mentioning that I recently thought about super powers while traveling home to Amsterdam on my 55-minute commute. Plenty of time to think. Anyway, lets jump right in. The ability …