The Advantage to Being Vulcan: How Feelings Can Undermine Our Goals

Anyone who has ever seen the original Star Trek (and most people who haven’t) knows that Vulcans are humanoids that … More The Advantage to Being Vulcan: How Feelings Can Undermine Our Goals

Finished Friday: What I Learned From Our Virtual Hike

We did it! Our virtual hike of Hadrian’s Wall is finished. In less than ten weeks, Dory and I walked … More Finished Friday: What I Learned From Our Virtual Hike

Resolutions Broken Already? Don’t Start Over; Resume Your Journey

One of the things I hate about New Year’s resolutions is that they are like giving my Inner Perfectionist an … More Resolutions Broken Already? Don’t Start Over; Resume Your Journey

Wasting Time On Unrelated Writing Increases The Time I Spend On My Novel

The more a man writes, the more he can write. –William Hazlitt Three years ago, I started tracking the time … More Wasting Time On Unrelated Writing Increases The Time I Spend On My Novel

Finding the Audacious Goal That Fit

I am attracted to extreme challenges and impossible goals. I admire the people who take them on, their audacity, their … More Finding the Audacious Goal That Fit