About Pawel

Discussion topics

Here's an incomplete list of some of the things that interest me. Way back when before the internet, people used to write long letters about interesting subjects to one another.

If you happen to share an interest in any of the below topics, feel free to reach out to me on Twitter to get my email address and let's dive into a meaningful discussion about any of them.

πŸ§ͺ Science
  • Fermi's paradox
  • The mind of John Von Neumann
πŸŒ† Social sciences and psychology
  • Technological luddites and historical pessimism of new inventions and behaviours.
πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’» Productivity and startups
  • Playbooks, knowledge management, communication scaling.
πŸ“ˆ Economics
  • Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
  • Systemic design, incentives and second order thinking
🧠 Philosophy & mind
  • Nihilism
  • Existentialism
  • Schopenhauer
  • Mindfulness and meditation
  • Existential anxiety, panic attacks, depression
  • Psychedelics, cannabis and non-ordinary states of consciousness
πŸ“» Music
  • Rap lyrics
⌚️ Popular culture
  • Game of Thrones lore and history.