Matt Jongbloet

How Far Away is a Smartphone Dystopia?

The unintended consequences of tech companies who are competing for our "attention," is a discussion that is thriving in tech today. It has been said that "what...
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Every Obstacle is the Way Forward

Marcus Aurelius said:“Our actions may be impeded, but there can be no impeding our intentions or dispositions. Because we can accommodate and adapt. The mind ...

Dalai Lama: The Future Is In Our Hands

This is an article from Turning Points, a magazine that explores what critical moments from this year might mean for the year ahead.A crack in a floating ic...

The 6 Varieties of Love from the Greeks

Today’s coffee culture has an incredibly sophisticated vocabulary. Do you want a cappuccino, an espresso, a skinny latte or maybe an iced caramel macchiato? The...

Turn Your Way Of Thinking Upside Down

We base our lives on seeking happiness and avoiding suffering, but the best thing we can do for ourselves—and for the planet—is to turn this whole way of thinki...

The Reality Of Truth

The Reality Of Truth is an open exploration of the fascinating insights one can uncover about the nature of reality and the self whilst practicing meditation, t...
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4 Keys to Well-Being

Dr. Richard Davidson explains that well-being is a skill that can be practiced and strengthened. This article is adapted from a talk by Richard Davidson, neuros...

On Love by Jiddu Krishnamurti

Love is an important, extraordinary aspect of experience. Krishnamurti uses simple language and an immeasurable intensity of thought to help us polish the mirro...

5 Ways To Nurture Happiness

Only a handful of times have I come across writing with such clarity and precision regarding the pursuit of happiness and ways to nurture happiness as a human b...

15 Types Of Distorted Thinking

What is distorted thinking? It is a way in which our mind convinces us of something that isn't really true. Here are 15 types of distorted thinking that it cert...

The Problem With Society Isn’t Greed

A lot of people reacted to my comment on Facebook the other day that greed is more a symptom than a cause of our current system, with all its inequities. I’m as...

Matt Jongbloet

Life-lover and cheeky creative. Encouraging people to become who they are is my game. I have a vision to evolve and expand minds worldwide, starting from within.