Calm Your Mind, Awaken Your Spirit




Yong Kang Chan

(aka Nerdy Creator)

About Nerdy Creator

Nerdy Creator is a pseudonym that Yong Kang Chan created when he started blogging in 2013. His mission in life is to spread peace in the world.

He does this by sharing his insights through his books and blog posts and helping individuals be more in touch with their deeper spiritual dimension within. A dimension where peace, love, compassion, wisdom, creativity, and stillness exist.

On this website, you will find resources of various topics such as self-compassion. mindfulness, and personality. These posts are written to help you calm down the incessant noises in your head, open you up to new perspectives, and connect deeper within.

Latest Book: Love Your Body

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Finding Inner Peace

How To Overcome Boredom And Even Enjoy Being Bored

How To Overcome Boredom And Even Enjoy Being Bored

Are you always feeling bored and looking for a way to cure boredom? Even though there are many things you could do, nothing feels interesting to you. Perhaps you are stuck at home and you don't know what to do. Maybe you are feeling bored at work, having a mid-life...

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What Is Spiritual Bypassing and How To Be More Aware?

What Is Spiritual Bypassing and How To Be More Aware?

Spiritual bypassing is a term introduced in 1984 by the late John Welwood. an American psychologist who was known for integrating psychological and spiritual concepts. He defines spiritual bypass as "our tendency to use spiritual ideas and practices to sidestep or...

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Loving Yourself

How to Stop Being a People-Pleaser

How to Stop Being a People-Pleaser

Are you a people-pleaser? Do you say "yes" when you actually want to say "no"? When someone asks you to do something, do you agree immediately? Do you feel responsible for what other people feel and constantly worried about hurting them? Or do you feel guilty when you...

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How to Overcome Your Fear of Abandonment

How to Overcome Your Fear of Abandonment

Do you have abandonment issues? Are you afraid that the people you love will leave you? Is your fear of abandonment an ongoing issue for you and your relationship? Do you find yourself becoming needy or even angry when someone you care about shows signs of separation?...

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Do You Have an INFJ Personality Too?

INFJ is one of the 16 personality types found in MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator). 

If you are an INFJ too, here’s a page dedicated to you.

Looking for Other Books to Read?

I love to read fiction and non-fiction books that enrich the soul and the mind. My favorite genres are:

  • spirituality,
  • psychology, and
  • self-improvement.

Each year, I compile a list of 10 books that I love. Check out the top 10 books I have read in 2021.