Here are my brother’s picks for Tynan’s best articles.
THIS IS THE BEST ARTICLE ON HIS SITE: http://tynan.net/how-to-have-an-interesting-life/
in fact, it's actually the first i read and that drew me in, from cal newport's blog: http://tynan.net/how-to-have-an-interesting-life/ it's all about risk.
http://tynan.net/im-so-famous/ tynan's own pick to his articles.
http://tynan.net/why-i-love-self-improvement/ the blog is all about self-improvement. here's the man's mission statement: if life is unpredictable, and you're the only predictable one, then you better damn get working on yourself before crisis strikes. not just that, self-improvement enhances the fun and meaning of your life.
http://tynan.net/206/ this is about not drinking. alcohol is a crutch to overcome boredom. a better solution to taking on life is not to dwell on what addicts you and pulls you down because quality of time spent is low, but to work to be more innovative in living for the fullest.
http://tynan.net/how-i-feel-about-pot/ marijuana is worse than alcohol? tynan's take on addictive substances. self-improvement and habits.
how tynan eats as a vegan, on a day-to-day basis: http://tynan.net/maxdiet-week-what-to-eat/
why not take medicine? reasons are philsophical... http://tynan.net/why-i-dont-take-medicine/
http://tynan.net/how-i-became-a-famous-pickup-artist-part-1/ many of us come across passion for a potential significant other. however, many of us do not know how to put forward their best qualities in front of everyone, especially when everyone is so limited in time and energy. tynan documents what led him to become a master at putting forward one's best qualities, in what many may repel as "fast seduction," but recognize as often necessary to transform into the most fascinating guy to rock that girl's world.
http://tynan.net/when-i-die/ how can you love life so much that you want to freeze yourself? tynan's take.
many of us are lost at one point or another, facing crossing points in our lives. how do we reroute to the optimal path? tynan points out some questions every human should ask to make the best decision:
many graduate from college, rejoice the death of problems and papers and analysis, and find the quality of their lives skydiving. education is always continuous! tynan suggests that in addition to books, which impart valuable lessons, being a student outside of the classroom is key to living life awesome. here are non-literary ways: http://tynan.net/self-education/
can you have your own utopia? from tynan's point of view, you realistically can, and this is how he'll do it: http://tynan.net/tynan-island/
languages - connecting yourself with more and more people always puts a new twist to how you perceive and experience everything. strategies for asian characters? tynan throws some lifehacks for those tricky japanese kanji:
http://tynan.net/the-dip-and-how-to-figure-out-what-to-do-with-your-life/ 80/20 principle for worthless pursuits - becoming a master of a few things is much better than being a jack of all trades. same: http://tynan.net/mygoalstxt/
http://tynan.net/solving-non-existent-problems/ stop worrying! a lot of problems you think you have are actually just fairy tales.
http://tynan.net/how-to-avoid-getting-a-speeding-ticket/ a little kindness can go an extremely long way.