The Ideal Day

About six months ago I found myself embroiled in what would be a life-changing thought experiment. After having spent some time with a paper and pen mapping out some big projects that were (supposed) to bring me closer to the precipice of success in life, another question burned across my mind: what would a successful …

Fully Off

This is the paradoxical thing about channeling your connectivity to the whole world through a single device in your pocket: as easily as you can be “always on,” you can equally choose to be “fully off.” An “always on” culture affords us the opportunity to disconnect in deeply rejuvenating ways. Never before have we been …

Tranquility

Tranquility itself cannot be scheduled, but empty, quiet spaces can be reserved in ink. Such spaces ought to be defended, prioritized and guarded as vehemently as any commitment and obligation. Lest they be guarded, they will be lost; swallowed by the tyrannical magic of urgency. For the sum of the matter is this: there is …