I work at a nonprofit after-school program for disadvantaged youth and Johnny is a grad student, which means we both have to deal with overwhelming stress sometimes. To get over … Continue reading Travel: Things to Do in NOLA
Hi friends, family, PJ fans and subscribers, everyone else, 2018 has been an eventful year, not just for me and PJ, but for everyone. I’ve seen friends get married and engaged! … Continue reading So Long, 2018. Hello, 2019.
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A unique collection of photos depicting the ruins of Angkor Wat. Read with Travel: Angkor Wat Subscribe to Peaks Journal to never miss a post and a chance to win … Continue reading Ruins of Angkor Wat in Photos
Alan **picks up battered mic, nods an apology to the sound technician** Philosophy is a funny thing, is it not? I haven’t dedicated any real thought to this discussion in … Continue reading Time – Blind John (Part Five)
In celebration of recent African literary history, here’s a list of the top five most influential African writers you need to know. Africa has no shortage of influential writers though, … Continue reading 5 Influential African Writers You Never Learned About in School
The Apology Reflex All Intellectuals Have … If you’re like me, then you lived your life, or most of it, learning how to ‘apologize.’ Of course, apologizing isn’t a bad … Continue reading 7 Things Intellectuals Need to Read
What images float through your mind when you think about Cambodia? Do you see images where nature meets technology, and the ancient meets the modern? If so, then you’re already … Continue reading Travel: Angkor Wat
Overview Chattanooga, Tennessee is known for many things. From the beautiful Tennessee river that runs through the city, to the beautiful Appalachian mountains that frame it, it is truly a … Continue reading Travel: The Dwell Hotel
Building a ‘Portfolio’ or Building a ‘Life.’ I woke up this morning a little hazy, but the first thing that came to mind was Peaks Journal. The second thing that … Continue reading To Have or not to Have?
Chateau Elan Winery and Resort is a luxury, 18th century french style chateau. It is located in Braselton, GA. It’s about an hour north of Atlanta. The Chateau sits on … Continue reading Travel: Chateau Elan
by 罗子禾 I’m a food lover. The thing I enjoy the most is inventing new, on-the-edge, experimental recipes. But at the end of the day, there is barely anything more … Continue reading Travel: 7 Best Burger Joints in Beijing
A Rule of Thumb Inspired by Rudolf Carnap by Johnny One day, I was striking up an interesting conversation with a friend about laws. We looked into the diversity of … Continue reading You see SIX I see NINE.
We opened up possibilities for skyscrapers, video games and so on by communicating complex ideas to other people. The feat of our achievements is unthinkable if not for the possibility of efficient and effective ways to communicate.
Photo Credit: Msandersonmusic Communication is an interesting thing. We communicate all the time, even when we’re not speaking. But of course, everyone already knows that at least half of our communication isn’t even … Continue reading Exercise Your Empathy–Practicing Healthy Communication