Motivation

The Adversary

“For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness… Read More

October 27, 2019

The Indictment of Potential: Obligation and Self-Interest

There’s a concept I’ve been playing with for a bit that I call the Indictment of Potential. To put it… Read More

August 15, 2019

Invictus: Developing the Unconquerable Mindset

Today, we’re going to be exploring the story behind what I consider to be one of the greatest poems ever… Read More

July 25, 2019

Against Fear: Inertia’s Razor and the Culture of Ignorance

Today, we’re going to revisit a topic that I attempted to write about for what would have been the second… Read More

July 11, 2019

Not in the Monastery: Enlightenment, Through Struggle

There’s a quote I’ve used in probably four articles on this site that I think finally deserves its own article.… Read More

June 27, 2019

UltraSelf II: Running My First 50k

It didn’t take as long as I thought it would in the last chapter to get to my first 50k… Read More

June 2, 2019

The Shattered Will: Neural Circuits and Compound Failure

This article is going to be something like a follow-up to the two willpower articles I wrote around this time… Read More

May 19, 2019

UltraSelf I: From Zero To Marathon in Four Months

At long last, I’m back with another blog series, so this is technically a continuation of In The Desert, FasterSelf,… Read More

May 16, 2019

Akira The Don Interview (Creator of Meaningwave)

Today I have for you an interview with the masterful Akira The Don (@akirathedon), creator of Meaningwave and producer extraordinaire.… Read More

May 9, 2019

AIΩN AΓΩN: Ego Death, Eternal Struggle, and Becoming Human

Today marks my return from my longest hiatus since I really started writing for MasterSelf in November of 2017- I’ve… Read More

May 2, 2019