Spend More Time Alone by Cal Newport
Sometimes it’s difficult for some of us to be alone but Cal Newport says that’s what we need in order to really allow our creative juices to flow. How much time are you spending utterly alone? Can you increase that time comfortably (or maybe uncomfortably)?
You Should Start Playing Chess, The Original Cult Classic Board Game by Steve Rousseau
I’m a chess player. Have been for years. It’s taught me patience and strategy (I wish it would teach me more but maybe it will if I’m patient). This article goes into why it’s important to play chess and why you should consider picking it up.
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