Fear of Guilt|
Jun 11, 2007, 6:43p - Life
We have fear. We're scared. That's OK.
What's not OK is that we let that fear control how we feel, on the inside.
We let fear build walls where none exist. In our minds. We board up the options we assume won't budge, without even giving them a push.
We let fear dictate what we will do and what ... more »
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Beach Bonfires in San Francisco
Jun 5, 2007, 1:17p - Environment
I'm interested in having a beach bonfire in San Francisco, but I haven't found much reliable information on the web. Disappointed by this stupid Internet thing, I gave in and called a real, living human being named James Marks of the National Park Service, who's responsible for issuing special permits for SF beaches. I was lucky enough to get him ... more »
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Why Study the Brain
Jun 1, 2007, 6:08p - Science
To apply to grad school, I had to write a personal statement that explained why I wanted to study neuroscience and why I would be successful at it. Here's the essay I wrote for my MIT application, way back in December '06.
Reading it again, it seems a bit corny. But I guess these things always do. Especially when you're ... more »
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