Questions that will spark conversations that are as deep as the ocean

I am not a fan of small talk. It's tiring. (That sentence probably doesn't make sense to you unless you're an introvert. But, my hunch is that there are a lot more introvert bloggers than extrovert ones. I have no numbers to back that up, but it's my hypothesis.) Here's my definition of small talk: words that… Continue reading Questions that will spark conversations that are as deep as the ocean

Miscellaneous thoughts on conversations

When conversations happen magically Good conversations are tricky. You can’t force them. You can’t create them with mad scientist skills. It just occur, like a rainbow, and you enjoy it for as long as it goes on. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t elements that are better at generating good conversations than other. Now, what… Continue reading Miscellaneous thoughts on conversations

How school actually applies to real life

Right now in geometry class, we're doing proofs, and honestly, I highly doubt anybody will ever have to use what we're learning after they graduate college. Unless he or she becomes a mathematician and wins a Nobel prize (jk: there's no Nobel for math). For example, my sister is a fashion designer, and the only… Continue reading How school actually applies to real life