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Writing

Finding courage to start a novel

photo: heligan gardens
photo: heligan gardens

Writing a novel requires a lot of effort – like time, research, and creativity – and it’s probably not going to be a bestseller. Does it pay off? It’s not about the goal it’s about the journey.

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Technology

Do you use free or open software? Make a donation!

Shut up and take my donation

Throughout the years, specially during college, I’ve used a lot of free tools. In fact, I even created one. I started to admire these people that invest their time to improve the life of others asking nothing in return.

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Life

Random acts of kindness

Photo by Ed Yourdon
Photo by Ed Yourdon

Some get adrenaline from driving while drunk. I get adrenaline from drying the tears of a stranger and making her smile.

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Life

What’s the right time to create a startup?

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Nowadays you hear about young (under 20) entrepreneurs. Those are the exceptions, the real average age of tech startup founders is 39. Don’t rush it, it’s not about the age but about the timing.

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Life

I finished college, now what?

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500px.com/photo/37453520

While you’re on school you see the trail, you just have to walk it. Choosing college was your first decision. But when you finish it the trail stops. Now it’s up to you.