The silver lining of discovering “just enough”

This week, I’m sharing an article from my friend, Khe Hy’s RadReads. I’ve been a long time fan of Khe’s openness, kindness and generosity. I also love the deftness and levity with which he handles this article about the pandemic…

My (almost) zero Netflix policy

This week, I wanted to share what I’ve been up to… It’s been 3 weeks since I’ve mindlessly watched Netflix, YouTube or anything in between. Here’s how it’s gone: Read a lot more books. Here are the books I’ve gone…

Living a life of Enough

This week I’m sharing the post that started it all. Wil Reynolds founded Seer Interactive, a multi-million dollar digital marketing agency. He’s at the point in his life where he has everything he needs and has decided to cap his…

Most goals are borrowed

This week, I’m borrowing a tweet that borrowed an idea from James Clear. Jason is a fellow Singaporean whom I follow on Twitter. He’s one of those crazy people who wakes up at 4am every day to work. I mean…

Diderot effect

This week, I’m sharing a concept, the Diderot effect, I learnt from my personal favourite newsletter, Dense Discovery. Kai Brach writes extensively on the concept of Enough. If you aren’t already a subscriber, I highly recommend you head over there…

We Need To Talk: Marriage Counseling with Capitalism Itself

This week, it’s my friend Rob‘s birthday. Rob was one of the inspirations for this newsletter as we’ve chatted on the topic of enough quite a bit. Happy birthday, Rob! To celebrate, here’s a richly illustrated comic on capitalism that…

Getting the goalpost to stop moving

Sorry I’m 2 days late this week! Monday (when I usually publish this newsletter) was Singapore’s National Day, so I took the day off and went kayaking in the mangroves in Pulau Ubin. This week I want to share something…

Keep going on a slow burn

This week I’m sharing a YouTube video from some fellow Singaporeans. Thoughtworthy is a husband and wife duo that makes calm, minimalist videos on their lifestyle. And I totally vibe with it. In this video, they share how they almost…

It’s really hot

This week, I’m sharing a post about climate emergency that’s not really about the climate. This post conveys a specific mood – the one where we’re all sitting here, sticky with sweat, during one of the hottest months the planet…