by Peter on Feb 6th 2016

Every legend has a beginning and every hero has an origin. Heroes are not born, they are made. What makes someone a hero is not the supernatural talents they were born with, but the path they take. In ancient and modern legends, some people are born with supernatural...

by Peter on Jan 26th 2016

Now that we know about the structure of a joke and the different parts that it consists of, how do we actually go about writing it? What creative process do you need to go through in order to come up with an idea for a joke and then craft it in a funny way? Watch...

by Peter on Jan 18th 2016

George Washington was the first President of the US and is often given to kids as an example of what they should aspire to. When he was in his late teens, he wrote out a list of rules that a gentleman should abide by. The list contained such wise rules as don’t...

by Peter on Jan 14th 2016

You have probably met those types of people, the ones that always have a witty remark that fits every occasion and that always brings the room to laughter. How do they do it? And how can you be like them? The good news is that you can. Any skill can be learned...

by Peter on Jan 12th 2016

What we often see today is people going with the herd, falling into groupthink and never thinking for themselves. Even groups that profess to go against the mainstream (like the “goths” or hipsters for example) usually just reproduce the trappings...

by Peter on Jan 6th 2016

In 1615, a fleet of 80 Zaporozhian Cossack boats, called chaiky, slipped into the harbor of Constantinople and razed the entire area around the harbor to the ground. This was the culmination of a hundred years of naval raids that the Cossacks were conducting against...

by Peter on Dec 2nd 2015

There are those people who will get ahead in life and those who never will. It’s pretty easy to tell the difference between them. Just walk around the modern workplace. You will see that there are some people who are constantly on social media, posting pointless...

by Peter on Nov 11th 2015

We all dream of bigger and better things, yet few people actually rise up and become great. Sure, luck plays a part, but there is another big lesson to be learned from people who have become the greatest at what they do. That lesson has to do with the power of...

by Peter on Oct 16th 2015

The Art of Learning: One Mindset Change That Redefined My Life You learn to live life on the go. At birth, you are not given infinite wisdom, but instead you need to learn by trial and error. Some people are lucky and discover the right paths quite early, for...