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Key Points from Books: The Examined Life

The last book I picked to read in 2021 was rather unique, far from the fields I’m working in or from the other books I have been reading over the year. The Examined Life is written by psychoanalyst Stephen Grosz … Continue reading

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Six Years After: A Personal Reflection

Random thoughts on a Friday night, to those who are lost and full of doubts. Today is a special day for me. If I remember correctly, today marks the 6th year anniversary since I officially quit medical school, an event … Continue reading

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A Reflection on Life’s Trouble

A lot of times in my life, when I think I have many problems, I ask myself, “do I have more trouble compared to other people in this life?” This is a very selfish question, for it mean that I … Continue reading

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A Lesson from Seneca on Life

Recently I have been reading the writing’s of Seneca, a popular stoic written during the Roman era. I have read the writings several time before but reading it again and again has always give me new perspective, that is the … Continue reading

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The Introvert’s Life, Solitude, and Changing World

Going to party every weekend night, hanging out at a cafe with friends on Friday evening and playing sports at school. Those are how most people portray youngster in US, in fact that is the reverse of how I spent … Continue reading

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