Alter

A lot of people assume that when abuse ends, so do the effects and consequences of that abuse. While this belief is somewhat understandable, it is completely mistaken. In fact, most of the effects and consequences of abuse don’t linger until years after the abuse has ended. I can’t express enough how difficult it is to…

Up & Coming

Hey all, Here’s a list of posts that I’m going to be publishing soon; hope you’re looking forward to them! PTSD: The article will be about PTSD and life after trauma. YouTube Red is Worth It! Ignore The Haters!: This article will talk about the benefits of YouTube Red and my experience with it.

Peanut Butter

Peanut Butter is Badass A Slightly Badass Article Dedicated to Callyn Villanueva Over the years, I’ve written a boatload of articles about psychology, technology and Linux. Not a big boat, mind you, but a boat nonetheless. But, on occasion, I just don’t feel like being upstanding. That is where this article comes in. This article is…

Conquer

Love. Money. Personal fulfillment. Children. Which one would you choose? When it comes to making decisions, I’m the type of person that has realistic expectations, so I can differentiate between what I want and what I know I can achieve. Some people are dreamers; they won’t stop until they’ve achieved their goals, even if it may seem unrealistic. Others?…

Causation

Correlation without causation is when two things seem to be related, but aren’t. Take a look at the world around you; there’s probably more than meets the eye in most any situation. You have two data-points and one conclusion. It’s all about how you analyze the two data-points, because that will impact the end result. Then, once…

A Great 30-Second Elevator Pitch That Can Get You Hired!

Once you’ve succeeded at writing an intriguing resume and cover letter, it’s time for the biggest challenge of all; selling yourself to a potential employer at a job interview. With so many people looking for the same position, though, where’s the incentive to hire you? What sets you apart from everyone else applying for the…

The Gifts of Applying Ahimsa to Daily Life

Originally written on: OCTOBER 15, 2015 on The Yoga Lunchbox. Modified here only on JUNE 1, 2016. The fundamental nature of happiness and our relationship between our inner world and the external world most often intertwine. Without realizing it, our happiness is often governed by the external world. For example, if someone frowns at us, honks…

Google Drive For Linux is Here… Unofficially

Note: This post was last updated on June 29, 2015, here. Three years ago, when a user would attempt to download the Google Drive client from their Linux computer, Google would bring them to the appropriate download page, which of course landed them on a page with a message read: “Not (yet) supported for Linux.” What’s the deal with…

How to install Dropbox on Elementary OS Freya

If you’re a fan of Elementary OS Freya and use it as your main operating system like I do, then chances are, you’re pretty badass just like myself. I kid, of course! Let me get to the point before you come at me with pitchforks. Use Dropbox? Chances are, you’ve tried installing it on Freya,…

MEGA.NZ Users, Beware!

The cloud storage MEGA.co.nz founded by Kim Dotcom may not be as safe as you think — and Kim wants you to stay away!

Leadership

“Who am I?” That’s a question most of us struggle with for years. We’re molded into the fighters of tomorrow based on the battles of today; that’s something I’ve learned over the years and I learned it the hard way. Let’s steer this in a slightly different direction for a bit. The key to leadership is…

Happiness

One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it is worth watching. – Gerard Way I don’t believe that anything in life is either black or white. I’m a firm believer in that there is always a gray area that we may not be aware of in certain situations. I’m one of…