April 2011

iRead, you read, we all read

April 24, 2011
iRead, you read, we all read

Over the past year and a half or so I have developed a routine which I believe allows me to get the most out of the literature. It consists of several simple rules. Here they are.

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When your shit isn’t epic, it’s just shit

April 17, 2011
When your shit isn't epic, it's just shit

A little while back I wondered on Twitter, why do people use the word “killer” to define their most popular, innovative and ground-breaking work.

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How to climb the hill

April 10, 2011
How to climb the hill

Any considerable venture, language learning included, always appears so huge and insurmountable that the idea of tackling it seems hopeless at first glance.

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Save the children, learn some language

April 2, 2011
Save the children, learn some language

Language is a habit too. When you use it often enough, it becomes a second nature, and you don’t think about learning it anymore. It’s just there, in your head, shaping your thoughts into a form the others could understand.

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