Reflection on 2021

Intro It’s always necessary to sit down once in a while and clean out the our storerooms, especially the one in our mind. Living in New York and being in Columbia has pushed me to spend most of my time in pursuit of productivity or the relief of stress thereof. All these meant there were little time for me to sit and reflect on whether I’m mentally happy and whether my actions and thoughts are pushing me closer towards living a life well lived....

January 7, 2022 · 3 min · Andrew Siah

Are we at the cusp of a bubble bursting?

Hypothesis Arguments For Arguments Against Consequences if it happens Actions to take if it will happen Pros and Cons if it happens ...

July 18, 2021 · 1 min · Andrew Siah

Escapism

What is escapism Why do people want to escape? How does escapism look like? ##...

May 4, 2021 · 1 min · Andrew Siah

Goal of Financial Freedom is not idleness.

FIRE Today, one of the key goals I hear from my peers is the goal to FIRE (Financially independent, retire early). There have been many proponents of it, and many detractors as well. Yet, one of the main reasons we hear why people want to retire is so they can wake up whenever they want, eat whatever they want, and travel wherever they want. See the world and chill. Yet, we often hear from the other side that people who have reached FIRE find life to be dull, boring even, as if their life surmounts to nothing....

July 18, 2021 · 2 min · Andrew Siah

How Crowded is Columbia Dining Right Now?

Find out here. ...

September 15, 2021 · 1 min · Andrew Siah