Jake LaCaze

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2021-01-26: A New Story, a short story, by Mosfet Magazine: “The red hatchback was loaded with everything …

2021-01-26: F*ck Your Perfectionism by Mark Manson: “For someone who was always prattling on about holding …

2021-01-24: The substance of things by Rebecca Toh: All my life I have had the habit of liking the idea of …

2021-01-24: The Pinging by Seth Godin: A friend left her phone near me. Over the next half hour, it pinged and …

2021-01-19: I never met Frosty, but something tells me he was all right. from the cemetery in Terlingua, TX

2021-01-19: The paradox of struggle from The Daily Dad: Struggle makes us who we are, yet we wouldn’t wish …

2021-01-19: In which Mark Manson argues that goals are good until they’re not

2021-01-18: A snippet about why we think the world is full of horrible people from Mark Manson’s …

2021-01-18: Confession: I once wrote an instruction manual for using a chimney starter for a technical writing …

2021-01-17: Giving micro.blog a shot Who knows how long I’ll stick around with micro.blog. I have a habit of moving my site from …

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2021-01-15: 📝 If you’re looking to brush up on your writing skills, I recommend Writing and Editing: Word …

2021-01-15: 📝 Video: What makes a word “real”?

2021-01-15: The Protégé Effect - Why teaching someone else is the best way to learn: Students enlisted to tutor …

2021-01-14: 🎙How Big Tech Kicked Parler Offline from The Journal. Even if removing Parler from the internet was …

2021-01-14: 📝 Alliteration + The Rule of Three = Awesome

2021-01-14: 📝 I recently learned “The Animal Farm Principle” for productivity: All hours are equal, …

2021-01-13: My favorite picture I took when I visited Oregon in 2018 The fort and the father and daughter make …

2021-01-13: 🎙 Podcast recommendation: Hidden Brain Episode: Waiting Games A look at how waiting can be torturous …

2021-01-13: 📝 A short video explaining why words matter

2021-01-13: 📝 Passive Resistance - A short article in which Steven Pinker argues that passive voice ain’t …

2021-01-12: Throwback to the early days of the pandemic when Cottontail Joe would drop in the backyard and say …

2021-01-12: Interesting thoughts from Mark Manson about the relationship between culture and the internet

2021-01-12: 📝 Check out Good with Words on Coursera if you’re looking for a class to help you brush up on …

2021-01-11: Every Day is Significant Every day is significant. No day is more special than any other because every day is one that will …

2021-01-11: 📝 Today is not National Punctuation Day, but a writing class introduced me to this article I thought …

2021-01-10: I randomly thought about this guy tonight.

2021-01-10: A relaxing night outside with the dog

2021-01-10: The alien grave in Aurora, Texas, is home to one of my favorite tales.

2021-01-03: Permission to Fail Granted If you guys want to be in this club, then you’ve got to get over your fears. So your …

2020-12-27: What have we learned from 2020? 2020 was not a great year. But it was a year. It happened. So let’s see what we can learn from …

2020-12-26: 2021 Goals I no longer see goals as pending accomplishments but as immediate motivators. Little happens without …

2020-12-20: The Mandalorian Season 2 Finale was Crap Search your feelings. You know it to be true.

2020-12-10: What if 2021 is worse than 2020? I hope 2021 is better than 2020, as I hope that each year is better than the last. But we never know …

2020-12-06: Trailer Have you ever wanted to hear a podcast hosted by the vocal love child of Keanu Reeves and Napoleon …