Loneliness is a state of mind

But I wasn’t lonely. Loneliness, I think, has very little to do with location. It’s a state of mind. In the center of every big, bustling city are some of the loneliest people in the world. I’ve never felt that way in space. If anything, because our whole planet was on display just outside the […]

Not only the biggest and shiniest

“If you start thinking that only your biggest and shiniest moments count, you’re setting yourself up to feel like a failure most of the time.” ― Chris Hadfield, An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth

Dust (Silo, #3) [Book Review]

Dust (Silo, #3) by Hugh Howey Kindle Edition, 466 pages Published August 17th 2013 by Broad Reach Publishing Read from August 16 to September 16, 2015 My Rating: 3/4 stars —   About the book: WOOL introduced the silo and its inhabitants. SHIFT told the story of their making. DUST will chronicle their undoing. Welcome […]

Shift (Silo,#2) [Book Review]

  Shift (Silo #2) by Hugh Howey Kindle Edition, 520 pages Published January 28th 2013 by Broad Reach Publishing Read from July 21 to August 16, 2015 My Rating: 4 / 5 stars —- [Warning: this review contains spoilers] First of all, it is a prequel. That can be disappointing to some people because Wool […]

Wool: An intense post-apocalyptic story [Book Review]

Wool Omnibus Edition (Wool 1 – 5) (Silo Saga #1) by Hugh Howey Publication Date: (January 25, 2012) Print Length: 550 pages Publisher: Broad Reach Publishing- Kindle Edition Read from July 09 to 19, 2014 My Rating: 5 / 5 stars — Description: “This is the story of mankind clawing for survival, of mankind on […]

Effort and victory

“Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment. Full effort is full victory.” ― Mahatma Gandhi I’ve just read this quote cited in the book:  “Inner Productivity: A Mindful Path To Efficiency And Enjoyment In Your Work” by Christopher R. Edgar But, I have to say, I am not enjoying this book. It seems like […]