The Not-So-Secret Reason for the Resurgence of a 7-Year-Old Meme

A brown-shelled snail sits outside atop a red and brown rock.
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The first time I encountered the Snail Assassin was through Tinder.

I had matched with a boy that quoted The Office in his bio and proclaimed that he was looking for the “Pam to his Jim.” I’ll leave you to judge the character of someone who would swipe right on…

One mindset shift can help reorient our priorities and motivate us to get hard things done

A brown indoor track is lit by daylight. In the foreground, a hurdle sits across one of the track lanes.
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“I am never going to enjoy working out.”

I remember saying this to my friend with tears in my eyes, wrapped up in a type of frustration that only comes after years of an on-again, off-again relationship with fitness. At this point, I was plenty familiar with the wisdom that…

By automating my lists using Airtable, I was able to reclaim my motivation and inspiration

In the foreground: a “To Do List” with three empty bullet points, sitting beneath a silver and gold pen. In the background: A planner with calendars written out across it.
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Life is neverending—until, of course, it ends. Leading up to that fateful moment, we spend our days carrying out ceaseless tasks, our lists ever-growing, and our time ever-shrinking. The density of the everyday is overwhelming and exhausting, carrying over from one day to the next. There is always something to…

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