Adam HolowniaHello! I’m Adam. I’m using this site to share and document what I’m doing.

You can also find me on Twitter and Medium, or you can reach me on email.

My Books


Stoicism for a Modern World book cover

Stoicism for a Modern World

Stoicism for a Modern World is a guide on how to live a rewarding life, breaking down key concepts from some of the most highly influential Stoic works, written by the most well-known Stoic philosophers of the past. It shows how many of the principals documented are still relevant today and can be used in everyday life.

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Mastering Machiavelli book cover

Mastering Machiavelli

This book is a collection of essays, breaking down key concepts and themes from the highly influential work, The Prince, written by Niccolò Machiavelli. The essays are fundamentally about power: how to acquire it and keep it. They explain how many of the principals documented in The Prince are still relevant now - used in business, politics & beyond. They show how the work still applies in a more modern context.

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Things I've Made

  • The Art of Improvement
    YouTube channel on Personal Development and Self-Improvement. Over 417,000 subscribers and 21,000,000 views.
  • Eudaimonia
    YouTube channel with Animated Book Summaries. Over 98,000 subscribers and 5,100,000 views. Includes individual summaries of non-fiction books and in-depth series on Sun Tzu's "The Art of War" and Niccolo Machiavelli's "The Prince".
    • Website
      An associated website for the YouTube channel.
  • Question Time Watch
    Statistical analysis of the BBC Question Time television program in the UK. Specifically, monitoring how panelists voted in the 2016 EU referendum.
  • Anecdotal Wisdom
    A Twitter bot that posts short, amusing or interesting stories about a real incident or person on a daily basis.

Platforms I Use