So Long, Satellite TV

October 8, 2010

I grew up in a fairly rural neighborhood, outside of the city limits. Cable TV never made it out that way, and satellite dishes in those days looked more like the Death Star’s giant laser turret. I reversed this injustice in my adult life, as a continuous subscriber to cable, or more recently, satellite TV […]

deadlines can be lifelines [the creative habit]

August 10, 2009

This post is part of an ongoing series of reflections on my reading of The Creative Habit, by Twyla Tharp. It was February 24 of this year that I began this series of reflections on The Creative Habit. Fresh off of reading the book, I had quite a few ideas I was looking forward to […]

slices of slife

September 30, 2008

Last week, I mentioned the Slife review I wrote for MacSparky. If you haven’t read that, I hope you will, because I want to talk a little bit more about how Slife has been helpful for me. The short version is this: “Slife is a free program that runs in the background and measures how […]

when "when" is good

May 12, 2008

A few weeks ago, I blogged about when “when” is bad. I meant to follow it right up with what you are about to read. But I had to wait until “when” I had time. It became a bad “when”. But “when” isn’t always bad. I’ve previously written about using GTD before as a way […]