Essential Knowledge

Things I consider to be important, although by no means universal.

Much of it is quite naturally tied to my situation and the current context of humanity.

Rather theoretic/academic

  1. Be able to at least recognise all these topics
  2. Know of some common cognitive biases
  3. Make sure you don’t harbour any of these: Common misconceptions
  4. Understand male, white privilege and why it is/is not a thing


  1. Troubleshooting one’s state of mind: how to break out of bad thought patterns
  2. Apologise without feeling de-valued


  1. Basic survival skills
  2. Basic sowing
    • Re-attach buttons
    • Patch/fix holes in socks and other garments
  3. Write and address letters

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