Asrai Devin

Kiss me, and you will see how important I am.” ― Sylvia Plath

March 11, 2013
by asrai

Is it about the money?

I sat down while my son was playing Mario Kart to read Alfie Kohn’s book I borrowed from the library. Punished by Rewards. It has a long subtitle.  After three pages my brain hurt. I realized I skim read and there is … Continue reading

May 7, 2012
by asrai

Rich people suck

Rich people are easy to hate. We love to watch them on TV a la “Real Housewives”, the Bachelor, every reality show with a celebrity and every entertainment “news” show, like TMZ or E! Now. We can watch these rich … Continue reading

April 30, 2012
by asrai

Spending plan

I love personal finance. I get a thrill from writing down expenses vs. income and making it all work. I write it all out every few months. I hate budgeting. Do you hate budgeting? A budget is a limit on … Continue reading

March 26, 2012
by asrai

Money, money, money

If you’ve ever seen Gail Vaz-Oxlade’s show, “Til Debt do Us Part” you’ll hear the opening soundtrack. If you haven’t, try to find it. I’m reading Moolala by Bruce Sellery, which I thought was going to be your usual how-to … Continue reading

February 15, 2012
by asrai

#Row80Checkin- Writer`s block and money purposes

Writing goals: down the tube. None of the ideas I’ve come up with have turned out plottable. I can’t find character motivation, I can’t find turning points or plots that make things worse. I’m at a dead end. I didn’t … Continue reading

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