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Lukasz Laniecki
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[ 4 min read ] Funny thing is we don’t even know if the dreams we had (and which we failed to realize) are worth having regrets and feeling pain that we didn’t pursue them. Those were only our dreams and we can’t know what our lives would be like... Continue reading
Posted 15 hours ago at My Game
[ 2 min read ] You don’t need to like all my thoughts or ideas. Liking or loving all my thoughts and ideas is not the point. Actually I think I might have a huge problem finding a person who would love all my thoughts and ideas. Why? Because I... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at My Game
[ 1 min read ] People usually can’t imagine themselves in new situations. They say things like My God, nine children! I could never have nine children. I could never manage. or What?! A fish for breakfast, lunch and supper? I could never eat like this. or I couldn’t live... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at My Game
[ 5 min read ] This book is a complete collection of my 2017 instagram posts for which I created a separate category called #GOLD. Under this category I post my thoughts on passion, career, life, family, parenting, success and happiness and sporadically throw in some quote, by my favorite... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at My Game
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[ 3 min read ] In a series of events what was supposed to be my orderly world, with all its so called universal truths, fixed definitions, clichés, stereotypes, long-standing beliefs, proven solutions to all your earthly problems, vanished. Myriad things can disrupt the orderly world. Wars, so called natural... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at My Game
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[ 2 min read ] In a series of events what was supposed to be my orderly world, with all its so called universal truths, fixed definitions, clichés, stereotypes, long-standing beliefs, proven solutions to all your earthly problems, vanished. Like someone repeatedly used brakes in order to bring me to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2018 at My Game
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[ 2 min read ] In a series of events what was supposed to be my orderly world, with all its so called “universal truths”, fixed definitions, clichés, stereotypes, long-standing beliefs, proven solutions to all your earthly problems, vanished. Now I only accept the nature’s order (actually I don’t have... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2018 at My Game
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[ 4 min read ] My Author Journey, Thursday, January 11, 2018 # 845 (countdown) - Woke up 5:05 am. I think most parents over-exaggerate the need to impress their children, satisfy all their needs (or wishes), or otherwise put them at ease. Actually I would say that they mistakenly... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2018 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Wednesday, January 10, 2018 # 846 (countdown) - Woke up 4:20 am. During war the countries or the sides involved sometimes find themselves in a situation when they need time to organise themselves. They lost too many soldiers, machines, weapons and other... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2018 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Monday, January 8, 2018 # 848 (countdown) - Woke up 5:10 am. Yesterday I wrote that I have those weird thoughts by which I’m haunted now that I’m no longer a lawyer and am doing weird things I never studied for. In... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2018 at My Game
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[ 6 min read ] My Author Journey, Monday, January 8, 2018 # 848 (countdown) - Woke up 7:10 am (went to bed 2:00 am). Spent several hours this weekend designing the covers for my two subsequent books. Graphic design was always something that I liked to tried myself in.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2018 at My Game
[ 1 min read ] Glenn Miller’s orchestra, they were doing some gigs somewhere. They can’t land where they’re supposed to land because it’s winter, snowy night. So they have to land, like, in this field and walk to the gig. They’re dressed in their suits, ready to play. They’re... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2018 at My Game
[ 3 min read ] Why is it that almost all parents want their children to enter “practical” professions? Because they’re selfish and care more (or only) about their own needs being satisfied, rather than their children’s needs being satisfied. They want a peace of mind, have something to brag... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2018 at My Game
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[ 7 min read ] My Author Journey, Friday, January 5, 2018 # 849 (countdown) - Woke up 5:15 am. In the last days of December we returned to Warsaw and I finished editing my third book The 27 Biggest Myths About Passion and managed to publish it, as planned,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2018 at My Game
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[ 8 min read ] I bet to most people having a new book each two months, or each month is a crazy idea. It would mean that the quality of those books will be very poor and that there will be nothing interesting to read. How is it even... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2018 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] The examples of people who don’t understand passion but nevertheless talk about it, say that they have it, or that someone else has or had it, are so common that finding them is not a problem at all. People on Quora ask questions where they... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at My Game
[ 3 min read ] Can we really know what would and what wouldn’t have happened if the circumstances of our lives had been different? We often hear famous people say with confidence in their voice that were it not for the fact that some, usually unfortunate, event happened they... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2017 at My Game
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[ 7 min read ] My Author Journey, Friday, December 29, 2017 # 850 (countdown) - Woke up 6:20 am. More thoughts on Christmas (having vs. not having them). Why not, right? Enough of this mindless going through the same things each year without stopping to ponder them. I’m of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2017 at My Game
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[ 6 min read ] My Author Journey, Tuesday, December 26, 2017 # 851 (countdown) - Woke up 4:40 am. Fourth day of our stay in Istebna. On Sunday I didn’t take any photos, but yesterday I did and I like them a lot. I shall provide the village of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2017 at My Game
[ 2 min read ] Of course it’s easier to tell yourself (and others) that you were a dumb teenager / young person in his / her early 20s and you knew nothing about life and you made some dumb mistakes and now you need to pay for those mistakes.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2017 at My Game
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[ 7 min read ] My Author Journey, Sunday morning, December 24, 2017 # 852 (countdown) - Woke up 4:40 am. On Thursday and Friday I didn’t take any photos. On Thursday we were preparing to leave for Christmas so there was not enough time to shoot photos (but I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2017 at My Game
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[ 6 min read ] My Author Journey, Thursday morning, December 21, 2017 # 853 (countdown) - Woke up 4:50 am. Today I finished watching the series Why We Fight by Frank Capra. It still amazes me how little I knew about WWII. I guess I can say that my... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2017 at My Game
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[ 5 min read ] My Author Journey, Wednesday morning, December 20, 2017 # 854 (countdown) - Woke up 4:25 am. Still have those weird thoughts that I’m not doing it the right way, this diary thing. I mean I read those diaries David Wojnarowicz wrote and I think to... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2017 at My Game
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[ 7 min read ] My Author Journey, Tuesday morning, December 19, 2017 # 855 (countdown) - Woke up 5:55 am. Took this advice from Gary Vaynerchuk and started selling online the things we neither need nor use. When you have your cozy life with your monthly income and everything... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2017 at My Game
[ 2 min read ] According to one of my antagonists whose name I’ll not mention here so that this person, a classic internet troll, will not gain any attention through my work (I believe our lives are better without those people), Half of all college grads are underemployed or... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2017 at My Game