Books I read in 1H 2018

2018 turned out to be a great year for knowledge building by reading a wide variety of books. I took a¬†conscientious decision in 2017 to quit some social media platforms such as Facebook and Instagram and whittling away overusage of Twitter. I still see a lot of value in Twitter, so I find it hard to quit completely — especially since I get to connect with some brilliant people and have/follow interesting ideas and conversations in an easily digestable format.

In addition to quitting social media, I made a decision to reduce my consumption of news. Most of today’s news – be it financial media, political media etc is nothing but drivel that generates excessive noise in my mind, and I wanted to get rid of that from my head.¬† These little changes opened up so much time; allowing me to do more of what I wanted to do for the past few years: read more books.

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