I came to this book, and Robertson’s work through Ryan Holiday’s The Daily Stoic and his many books on Stoic … Continue reading How to Think Like a Roman Emperor by Donald Robertson.
The brother of Augusten Burroughs (Running with Scissors), Robison’s book gives a detailed account of what it means to be … Continue reading Look Me In The Eye by John Elder Robison
I’ve been spending a lot of time working on the proposal for my memoir–about how comic books helped me through … Continue reading Thinking in Pictures by Temple Grandin
I came to Tom Hodgkinson‘s work through Austin Kleon when he posted Hodgkinson’s The Idle Parent Manifesto. I read it … Continue reading How being Idle is also being a practicing Stoic.
Craft, defined by Cal Newport, focuses on work and quality leisure. My daily work is to write for at least … Continue reading My Deep Life Project: Craft
As previously mentioned, I’ve taken to making collages and while working on this during an art day I started cutting … Continue reading Anyone by Charles Soule
Suicide Woods by Benjamin Percy. Obviously, I’m a big fan of Percy, so I dug this collection. I liked some … Continue reading Winter Reading
I’m reading a lot of first novels by writers I respect like Mary H.K. Choi’s Emergency Contact, Drew Magary’s The … Continue reading The Wilding by Benjamin Percy
As a result of yesterday’s video this led me to purchase the book The War of Art by Steven Pressfield … Continue reading The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
I started this book over Christmas and finished it in March. It’s the only fiction book I read and reflected … Continue reading Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link