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I mainly write about love, self-awareness, and friendship. I’m a software engineer, languages and cake lover, audiophile, soon-to-become matcha master and …
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There is a moment where with anyone — coworkers, friends or family members — , we come to discuss about major areas of life.

Such as, romantic relationships.

At first, this may not seem to make quite much of a difference, but still, this not-quite-much-of-a-difference is a nuance I never…


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It’s 2 in the afternoon on a sunny Sunday of March 8, 2021.

Yesterday, the country was hit by Niran, a category 5 tropical storm, and there I am, no more than 24 hours later, strolling around Sainte-Marie park with my housemate. …


Cryptocurrency

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Have you ever considered buying gold?

If you indeed did, you may have stumbled upon 90’s looking websites or, if you went a step further, you then faced the necessity to have a broker —an intermediary that handles buying/selling an asset on behalf of someone else.

But if we’re alike…


Book review

Personality is a complex beast, right?

This invisible substance that you always carry with yourself and that happens to be altered— sometimes slightly, sometimes a whole lot more —when you:

  • meet people
  • meet another type of people
  • are by yourself
  • do certain things
  • don’t do certain things
  • evolve in a…


Coding

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Dark themes are something of the past for me: I do not use them anymore.

Or to be 100% precise, I only use a dark theme about 0.01% of the time. It’s when I’m in a place with a very low ambient light, or else a totally dark room.

In…


Productivity

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It’s now pretty clear.

I really¹, really², really³, really like to write about phones, and especially how we behave while using them.

Here I’m presenting my curated list of 5 personal best practices that, once applied to your “phone relationship”, will help you enhance your social life, self-confidence, as well…


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As a writher, oopsie!

As a writer, there is something I purposefully never use while crafting a new piece of work: a text correction tool.

The very end of the writing process —thus the moment when the editing one starts— is the only time where I think it’s optimal to…


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You know this feeling right?

You wish to obtain a particular thing super hard. For months, or even years. And then, there it is:

You finally had it.

It’s all shiny right in front of you. Your new car, new phone, new maxed-out Apple computer, whatever it is that you…


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Note: This article sums up the origin of this trend.

Our tiny digital devices are now the main gates to our mind. And these gates have never been more real and imposing than these days.

These physical objects entice us to engage with them when all we want is engaging…


Everyone does the same: Staring. (Photo by Krzysztof Kowalik on Unsplash)

In the real world, I am famous for making “was-not-ready-for-that” puns.
With this post I hope that, from now on, the internet will also admit my talent.

*Re-reads his title and subtitle: Sneers childishly*

You may have noticed that I really ¹ really ² like to talk about smartphones. Well…

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