Tips for avoiding moralism (from someone who has often fallen well short of the mark themselves)

As someone who, on the internet, has gotten stuck into people before and later deeply regretted it and felt like a damn hypocrite, I wanted to give some life advice on how to avoid over moralising. It's something I think about a lot, but it's also something I would be very keen to hear alternative … Continue reading Tips for avoiding moralism (from someone who has often fallen well short of the mark themselves)

What thought stopping catchphrases and cliches grind your gears?

For me it's "they need to face the consequences of their own actions" when used to justify something horrible being done to a person. I find it especially annoying when it's invoked by an authority figure who plays some role in determining what happens to a person. Now it may be that they deserve the … Continue reading What thought stopping catchphrases and cliches grind your gears?