Heyo, Nik here - I know, it’s been forever! The first thing I’d like to say is: Thank you! Thank you for supporting Empty Your Cup. It’s been nothing b…
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Heyo, Nik here, you know, the guy who went radio silent on Monday. Sorry if I scared ya and thanks to everyone who reached out and asked about my healt…
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Once upon a time, a lamb was drinking water from a mountain stream. A tiger came to drink the water a few yards above him, saw the lamb, and said, "Why…
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In 1997, a man named Richard Carlson published a book with a brilliant title: Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff…and it’s all Small Stuff. The title so clearl…
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You wake up from the sunlight. It shines right into your face. You open your eyes and realize: you’re in a box. A square, plastic box, just large enoug…
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You ate all the candy and told your parents you didn’t. Oh, that damned first lie. But eventually, you forgave yourself. One more time. You said you’d …
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A few hours ago, millions of people went to sleep without a blanket. Some of them chose to. Many didn’t. And in less than a day, the whole cycle will r…
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A foreigner came to the monastery. He asked for an audience with the master. The man had traveled far, and so the master granted him one question. The …
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Heyo, it’s Nik from Empty Your Cup. I’d like to try making a change: Instead of sending 7 posts per week, I’ll send 5. The themes will stay the same, w…
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When I was eight years old, my neighbor’s dad gave me a Swiss Army knife. He was a metal worker, and he told me it contains all the essential tools a m…
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One out of every 183 people in this world is a millionaire. Are you surprised? I am. It’s more than I thought. Feels…doable. That’s one person out of 4…
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“Time makes us all a prisoner of the present, forever transitioning from our own past into an unknown future.” That’s Neil deGrasse Tyson, talking abou…
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