About David Askaripour

I've been thinking about life, existence, and truth for as long as I could remember. When I was about 7 I remember getting a headache trying to figure out who created God...and if someone created him, then who create him? I love investigating and testing, taking nothing for truth that outside my direct experience. At the age of 12, I started my own candy selling business; it grew so large that the principal ended up closing me down (but that was just the beginning...) Through my videos and articles, I share my journey with the world.
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Who’s REALLY an Entrepreneur?

There’s a wide gap between being an entrepreneur and someone who thinks they can run a business. The former was born into entrepreneurship and is a natural leader; the latter tries to become an entrepreneur, sometimes finds moderate success even, but never reaches any substantial heights. The constant pressure of trying to be something you’re [...]

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Following Your Nature, Even to Death!

If a plant cannot live according to its nature, it dies; and so a man. —Thoreau I watched a documentary of a man who lived with bears in Alaska for ten-years. He walked amongst them every summer, in the deep wilderness. People thought he was crazy and more of a danger to the bears—overly-habituating them [...]

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Non Verbal Communication — Language Without Words

Last night when he spoke in Spanish to me, there were many windows where I absolutely didn’t understand the words that he spoke. “I don’t understand shit right now!” I thought. Actually, it was pretty funny. I was laughing inside loudly. Having a ball with myself! Then, just like that… I started to understand… Not [...]

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Bamboo Dreams

Life ain’t easy jeezy. I wish that I could say that my life is perfect, but it’s not. Far from it. It ain’t that bad, either. I have food, shelter, and all limbs. That puts me ahead of 1 billion people. Not ahead, but perhaps behind. It’s a shame to live in a world where [...]

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The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Living In Buenos Aires

“You want to talk in English behind my back… okay! Get out of the car now! Now, get out! Who do you think you are?” the taxi driver repeated in Rioplatense Castellano, the Spanish dialect spoken here in Buenos Aires, Argentina, “I’m a person. I have rights. What gives you the right to speak English [...]

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WordPress Zen: How to Make $100 bucks a Month by Writing About Your Passion (Chapter 12)

Table of contents: Chapter 1 — Getting Started Chapter 2 — Installing WordPress Chapter 3 — Publishing Your First Article Chapter 4 — Making Your Articles Pretty Chapter 5 — Igniting Your Articles Chapter 6 — Optimizing Your Article Chapter 7 — Social Media Chapter 8 — Enhancing Your Blog with Plugins Chapter 9 — [...]

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WordPress Zen: How to Make $100 bucks a Month by Writing About Your Passion (Chapter 11)

Table of contents: Chapter 1 — Getting Started Chapter 2 — Installing WordPress Chapter 3 — Publishing Your First Article Chapter 4 — Making Your Articles Pretty Chapter 5 — Igniting Your Articles Chapter 6 — Optimizing Your Article Chapter 7 — Social Media Chapter 8 — Enhancing Your Blog with Plugins Chapter 9 — [...]

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WordPress Zen: How to Make $100 bucks a Month by Writing About Your Passion (Chapter 10)

Table of contents: Chapter 1 — Getting Started Chapter 2 — Installing WordPress Chapter 3 — Publishing Your First Article Chapter 4 — Making Your Articles Pretty Chapter 5 — Igniting Your Articles Chapter 6 — Optimizing Your Article Chapter 7 — Social Media Chapter 8 — Enhancing Your Blog with Plugins Chapter 9 — [...]

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WordPress Zen: How to Make $100 bucks a Month by Writing About Your Passion (Chapter 9)

Table of contents: Chapter 1 — Getting Started Chapter 2 — Installing WordPress Chapter 3 — Publishing Your First Article Chapter 4 — Making Your Articles Pretty Chapter 5 — Igniting Your Articles Chapter 6 — Optimizing Your Article Chapter 7 — Social Media Chapter 8 — Enhancing Your Blog with Plugins Chapter 9 — [...]

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