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“Vagabonding is about using the prosperity and possibility of the information age to increase your personal options instead of your personal possessions.”

I started my vagabonding journey close to seven years ago when I decided to drop out of school, quit my full-time job, and go from…


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The one guarantee of the future is change. There are times when change is exciting and, at other times, miserable.

Life experience is full of contrast, and it can be overwhelming when an unanticipated circumstance completely shatters our plans.

This contrast, this duality, is necessary for human experience. Death implies…


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If you knew you were going to die tomorrow, would you be satisfied with the way you lived today?

If you knew today was your last day, would you continue with your daily routine?

It’s easy to get complacent in the monotony of our daily routines, as humans are creatures…


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Albert Einstein, Lucy Stone, Carl Jung, Rick Doblin, and Mahatma Gandhi all shared a prominent quality throughout their lives. …


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I came across a Charles Bukowski quote yesterday and followed it back to a letter he wrote to his publisher in 1986. Often intentionally portraying himself as a drunken dead-beat, Bukowski was a true artist as he was able to eloquently condense complex topics into impactful simplicity.

Bukowski quit his…


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Why meditate when you can scroll through social media, play video games, watch Netflix, or get something done around the house?

We live in a world of constant distraction, and it can be very difficult to stay on track without some sort of mindfulness practice.

The mind is constantly jumping…


We are currently living through the biggest transitional period in human history.

The rapidly changing times we are experiencing are exposing the faults in the systems we’ve been indoctrinated into.

The unsustainable nature of the current economic model is blatant as the house of cards begins to sway. …


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There are times in life when the plot of reality becomes stranger than fiction. Life likes to throw a plot twist into the narrative before the story becomes too predictable.

Recent events have led the world into a plot twist only Bill Gates could have seen coming. As a human…


In the modern digital world, entertainment is readily available in our pockets, and instant gratification is calling our attention left and right.

In a world of distractions, it is easy to get pulled into habitual activities for hours on end. Whether it be through social media, advertisements, video games, video…

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