Two-week writing challenge

People tell me that blogging is good for you. And I think that I'd benefit a lot from thinking through some questions for myself. The questions I have are about the future, what role artificial intelligence might play in it, and plausibly about lots of other random things. Trying to think about important things and … Continue reading Two-week writing challenge

Motivational manifesto

Me, trying to remember what I'm working for. Discovering this: Imagine how wonderful it all could be!┬áRemember the moments of bliss you've had - imagine what an immense feeling that was, being light, spreading light, like every one of your cells tingling with goodwill.┬áThis feeling that is too big just for you small human, when … Continue reading Motivational manifesto

DEUTSCH: Effektiver Altruismus auf den zweiten Blick

For those who don't understand German: I'm planning (and hoping!) to write an English post about Effective Altruism soon, especially about the problems I (still!) have with it and the things I nevertheless agree with in there. But seen that there's lots of English material out there already, I encourage you to look for yourselves … Continue reading DEUTSCH: Effektiver Altruismus auf den zweiten Blick