Feeling incredibly behind lately, I was telling a friend that I wanted to take a couple weeks to set aside the distractions and work hard to catch up. She gave me some excellent advice. She said that sounded good, as long as I spent that time building systems, instead of just “doing work.” She meant […]
I asked him what he used his freedom for since he defended it so assiduously.
Every empire must fall, including the one I have made of myself.
To know a place, like a friend or lover, is for it to become familiar; to know it better is for it to become strange again.
Shame Isn’t a Signal to Cram More Into Your Schedule Why aren’t I working on this project? Why aren’t I doing more writing, getting up earlier, chipping away at this backlog of work that I know is essential? I don’t really know. But I do know that I’m ashamed of it. I’m carrying around a […]