Paul Asselin
I'm interested in software, hardware, defi, org design and how tools shape what we make.

You can reach me at mail@asselinpaul.com or find me on Twitter, Mixcloud & are.na.

Blogroll

Gwern
Alexey Guzey
Tyler Cowen
Nintil
Astral Codex Ten
The Scholar's Stage

Bookshelf

Inspired by Patrick Collison, Dan Wang, Bret Victor amongst others.

The Master and Margherita — Mikhail Bulgakov
The Remains of the Day — Kazuo Ishiguro
The Return — Hisham Matar
Siddhartha — Hermann Hesse
In Praise of Shadows — Jun'ichirō Tanizaki
Kaputt — Curzio Malaparte
Hard Rain Falling — Don Carpenter
The Baron in the Trees — Italo Calvino
Shipwrecks — Akira Yoshimura
Reductionism in Art and Brain Science — Eric R. Kandel
Chess Story — Stefan Zweig
A Velocity of Being: Letters to A Young Reader — Maria Popova and Claudia Bedrick
From Eros to Gaia — Freeman Dyson
Let My People Go Surfing — Yvon Chouinard
On Food and Cooking — Harold McGee
Margin of Safety — Seth Klarman
Hackers & Painters — Paul Graham
What does memory taste like? — Bo Bech
The Siege of Krishnapur — J. G. Farrell
La vie devant soi The Life Before Us
Romain Gary
A Month in Siena — Hisham Matar
Travels — Michael Crichton
Syntax & Sage — Sep Kamvar
Parkinson's Law or The Pursuit of Progress — C. Northcote Parkinson
Becoming Steve Jobs — Brent Schlender & Rick Tetzeli
L'insoutenable légèreté de l'être The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Milan Kundera
The Skin — Curzio Malaparte
Slate Star Codex Essays: Volume II — Scott Alexander
Temptations — János Székely
A Biography of the Pixel — Alvy Ray Smith
The Brothers Karamazov — Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Power Law — Sebastian Mallaby
To Pixar and Beyond — Lawrence Levy
La Promesse de L’Aube — Promise at Dawn
Romain Gary