Reflections on the eve of doing Y Combinator, the second time around.
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We're doomed to keep glossing over mental health until we start acknowledging this.
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I wish we celebrated the entering of and staying in the arena, more than any outcome.
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Matters of practicality when trying to build the Future while living in the Present.
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The grief of putting the lives we loved on pause.
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Thoughts on the beautiful, profoundly inextricable circle created by the arts and sciences that make life worth living.
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Or: the loneliness of faith, on a path full of fake progress.
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What is the role of idle spectators in tearing down the work of those that toil in earnest?
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Or: the one job that unites all founders.
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Acknowledging the reality of: who we have as builders is a function of who we afford the safety nets of failure to.
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The only way I know to hang onto my sanity and my loved ones while enduring the gruelling highs and lows.
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If a startup's scarcest resource is focus, then focus on the one thing that solves all the other things: growth.
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