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The Mind Collection features timeless long-form essays exploring the art of thinking for yourself.

The Mind Collection

I’m Chris Meyer, a German-Australian writer, analyst and teacher. My background is in education, intelligence analysis, project management and languages. I can also draw on my experience in the military, martial arts and failing at things.

The Mind Collection is my main creative and analytical outlet. I write about critical thinking, practical philosophy, decision-making, analytical techniques, mental models, storytelling, thought experiments, problem-solving, reasoning and debate. On Substack, I publish my weekly 3 Ideas in 2 Minutes newsletter and the occasional piece of bonus content.

Want to learn more about me? Check out my semi-satirical piece about A Day in My Life as a Writer.

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