The Ramble Problem

I'm a few weeks into my writing commitment. I defeated the anxiety with a yolo-style, brain-dump-and-publish approach. I now see that I come off as rambling and unhinged.  Ideally, my prose is clear and concise and I can choose the size of the essay. Currently neither is true. How do…

[draft] Moving towards a new life with randomness and small efforts.

I'm catching up on a recorded small bets cohort session I missed. At roughly 1hr 18min in, people say... I have a job and I want to transition back to independence. In this case, two of them have been freelancers, moved to full-time employment and now want to get back…

The loop is life.[stub]

realization of feedback loops, and how integral they are. plus, an intersection with bayes, a crayz old monk.…

Think in vectors, not absolutes

Programmers have this thing they deal with a ton called algorithms. It's just a set of instructions to solve a problem. And to solve any problem there are trade offs. Some solutions take up lots of memory (RAM), others lots of computation (processor aka focus & energy). Have you ever had…

Random, it’s an undervalued tool

There’s growing evidence experts are worse than random on any prediction, yet we still insist on listening to experts. Why? Because we know very deeply the world is complex and constantly changing. We’re looking to have emotional relief from the burden of decision making, and we’re looking…