Archive For The “Personal” Category

A Week Without Tech

By | June 9, 2013


There’s no better way to force a confrontation with self-deception than to unplug completely for a few days, alone, with nothing but your thoughts to keep you company.

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Achieve Your 2013 Goals Using Maxims of Behavior

By | December 30, 2012


By all means, plan and plot and set goals. Such is eminently salutary. But don’t skimp on the “how.” Develop your own list of behavioral maxims that govern the way you’ll tackle your goals and circumvent your obstacles.

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Ode to the Joys of Manual Typewriters

By | March 25, 2012


Every writer who loves the craft ought to own a manual typewriter. Not only are they supremely useful for filling out paper forms, but possessing the accouterments of authorship reminds yourself daily that writing is a vocation, not a hobby.

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Running Your Life Like a Project in 10 Easy Steps

By | December 29, 2011

Forrest Gump teaches us that life is like a box of chocolates. I disagree. Life is like a project, and holding fast to a clear PM methodology can mean the difference between success and failure in achieving your dreams.

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