Can an Economist become an Entrepreneur?

It's going to be just hard to term myself as an Economist, as I am aware how lack of technical skills such as Econometrics and fundamental Statistic of a person I was. The ideal of being adept in Economics while running business is more influenced by my father: After all, he had a Master Degree…

How “Ford vs Ferrari” inspired me to run for the night

qbooz.life car

There were a lot of things that happened today. That makes me conclude that today was a day that worth living. A day that I want to remember, and remind myself that there's day like this that I look forward to. It's a day that's have meanings, and although it's not so big, I'm still…

Should you keep blaming the pandemic for your failure?

For us to face the crisis altogether, maybe it is easier to feel compassionate towards other and be able to understand struggle, as we also go through the hardship ourselves too. But when they say "Misery love company", it's not incorrect. Being a bit more critical about myself, I think that I spent way too…

Time travel

time travel - street of london

Isn’t rewatching video and seeing old photo a way of time travel? You are putting yourself in a past tense perspectives, and somehow, through the art of filming and directing, you, as an audience, could feel the action, the narration, the emotion, and the tension that were there in between the scenes.  Nostalgia.  Anyway here…

I started to monetize my art a few weeks ago with no sales

A quick summary: I want to open and promote my own Society6 shop on Instagram for awhile, and so have made a small step toward establishing something more concrete. The Society6 platform was a safe portal for trying out new look and publishing new designs. A little reflection on the process: I've put on a…

Thinking together about Instagram

I have talked about the obsession with Instagram, and realized that this is a habit I could barely break through. Countless of time I tried to uninstall and reinstall the app on my phone, to stop myself from reaching it, but still, the temptation is strong and I must admit, maybe I'm not that mature…

The joy of being unnoticed

In an era where people crave for attention, I found myself writing this blog without the intention of gaining traffic (though it's much expensive to maintain, I'll say it worth investing for a hobby that last, and most importantly, bring real joy to me). If you found me here, probably you are the lucky one…