Thoughts on Education, Technology, & LifeThe journal and portfolio of Zach Vander Veen.Scroll DownDynalist. An Outliner’s Gold Standard.ZachMay 28, 2020Education & Technology & LifeThoughts on my favorite outline tool.Read MoreOn the Economy and Pizza OvensZachMay 22, 2020Education & Technology & LifeI could make a pizza oven…I think. Maybe?Read MoreMy Work (A Method)ZachApril 21, 2020Education & Technology & LifeRight now, days are weird. Getting things done, anything, operates under different and strange conditions. We can’t leave the house. We’re living life in this…Read MoreUncertaintyZachApril 13, 2020Education & Technology & LifeFor a while, before adopting my daughters, I had frequent bouts of anxiety. Somewhere between panic attacks and constant, general worry. My journals during that…Read MoreOn Common SenseZachFebruary 6, 2020aphorismsThe words and thoughts of Voltaire concerning Common Sense.Read MoreSelfies on the BeachZachJanuary 16, 2020Education & Technology & LifeThe ratio of selfied folk to beach is approximately 1 per 10 square feet. The wind is infused with narcissism, I think as a group…Read MoreDiverse ExperienceZachJanuary 9, 2020LearningI’m working my way through David Epstein’s excellent book “Range”. The challenge we all face is how to maintain the benefits of breadth, diverse experience,…Read MoreInconsistencies and ContradictionsZachJanuary 8, 2020aphorismsIf a man would register all his opinions upon love, politics, religion, learning, etc., beginning from his youth and so go on to old age,…Read MoreUsing the Sun as a Giant EngineZachJanuary 4, 2020LearningOr how to visit the nearby Andromeda Galaxy.Read MoreThe Aphorism ProjectZachJanuary 4, 2020aphorismsBits of wisdom. And puzzles. I savor aphorisms. I roll them through my mind, try and discover situations and scenarios where they fit, and raise…Read More123Next ?