Hi, I’m Dimitar.
I write about my life here.
Enjoy these essays.

Proof of authenticity (04 Dec 2018)

The winds of change for startups (29 Nov 2018)

Does confidence cause success? (20 Nov 2018)

The waves of compulsion (29 Oct 2018)

Do aliens play video games (24 Oct 2018)

Hundred years are nothing (13 Oct 2018)

Doing the same thing and expecting different result (30 Sep 2018)

Getting lost (03 Sep 2018)

Predicting the future🍭. Part 1- Deep Learning (22 Jul 2018)

Attempting to climb Mt Shasta in a single day (14 Jun 2018)

Resources are infinite: Archimedes' lever for entrepreneurs (10 May 2018)

The Vanity Metric Paradox (23 Mar 2018)

Diversity and camaraderie (24 Feb 2018)

On hungry artists and jedi (24 Jan 2018)

Addiction. What is it good for? (18 Jan 2018)

From save face to fearless face culture (10 Jan 2018)

How to unlearn (07 Jan 2018)

Exit strategy for the new year resolution (29 Dec 2017)

Sleep is for backpropagation (22 Dec 2017)

Few things I learned as an engineer at Twitter (12 Dec 2017)

Deep living (09 Dec 2017)

The shifting sweet spot for media (27 Oct 2017)

Opportunities at the crossroad (12 Oct 2017)

Waking up, so we can dream (06 Oct 2017)

Outrunning regret (22 Sep 2017)

Great books cannot be spoiled (07 Jul 2017)

How not to win (27 Jun 2017)

Thinking in emoji (12 Jun 2017)

Acquired taste (06 Jun 2017)

The value of time (28 May 2017)

Mental strength and resilience (26 Apr 2017)

The utility of money is a stairway to heaven (20 Feb 2017)

Should you gamble? Sometimes (08 Feb 2017)

Habits, momentum and ceremonies (17 Dec 2016)

The PIE system: Pay it with exercise (22 Aug 2016)

The price of time (15 Aug 2016)

The game of classes: Hidden deprivation (05 Aug 2016)

Creativity (28 Jul 2016)

Cheap conveniences build wealth (22 Jul 2016)

How much travel do I want? (17 Jul 2016)

How to be a genius: Van Gogh was a profilic hacker (12 Jul 2016)

Initial thoughts on carbon tax (06 Jul 2016)

Free water in airplanes (04 Jul 2016)

Does frugality help the environment? (30 Jun 2016)

The wealth equation (27 Jun 2016)

Ramsay Bolton's sub story (24 Jun 2016)

The art of being chill (19 Jun 2016)

The never ending trail (18 Jun 2016)

Half ass (12 Jun 2016)

Morning meditation (31 May 2016)

Doing kata (28 May 2016)

Our identity defines the choices we make. Our actions become our identity. (26 May 2016)

How I became a compulsive math problem solver (17 May 2016)

The blinking cursor and the hot towel (13 May 2016)

Focus time assets (09 May 2016)

10 books in one summer, how I got in the national team (05 May 2016)

Restarting my laptop every night (26 Apr 2016)

Bored vs distracted (23 Apr 2016)

Life is not a reinforcement learning problem (14 Apr 2016)

Grounding, part 4: Explaining leaky abstractions (16 Nov 2015)

Grounding, part 3: Longer explanations (17 Oct 2015)

Grounding, part 2: For humans it means understanding (02 Oct 2015)

Grounding, part 1: An intro from a robot (29 Sep 2015)

Information equals matter (22 Feb 2015)

FOMO is visibility bias (21 Jan 2015)

Art as a form of compression (25 Dec 2014)

Diamond in my closet (05 Dec 2014)

Body rocket science (08 Sep 2014)

One step at a time (04 Sep 2014)

GPS humanity (11 May 2014)

It adds up (09 Apr 2014)

Hundred percent awake (19 Mar 2014)

Doing math in real time (02 Mar 2014)

Eating hot dogs (18 Feb 2014)

Life, defined by the environment (07 Feb 2014)

Invisible handicaps (05 Jan 2014)

Frequency-based improvement (22 Dec 2013)

Napkin tower (17 Nov 2013)

Overthrowing alcohol (09 Nov 2013)

Mental travels (02 Nov 2013)

Empowering (27 Oct 2013)

Opportunity cost (22 Oct 2013)