So recently my wife had a conversation with someone. Without looking to embarrass anyone, it sounded something like this: [my wife] Hi! This thing you're letting happen is a bit annoying for these reasons, and while you may not have known those … [Read more...] about Rights Rather than Right
I want to write a book. We need to renovate the house. I want to get promoted. I should exercise more. I need to get out more. We need a holiday. Why does X even matter, and why do you care? The Laundry List These, and many more, are the … [Read more...] about Why Does Any Of It Matter?
The ability to say no is almost (but not quite) the most powerful tool in your arsenal. Every month, every week, every day, every hour I get littered with request to participate in stuff. "Chris can you help me with X"? "Chris would you mind … [Read more...] about I Say No to Nearly Everything
There's a curious thing happening all around us. It's happening to you, to me, and to people across the globe. We're hoping that somewhere in these words will be the last piece of the puzzle - the secret sauce. I'll best explain it with a few examples, … [Read more...] about A Copycat Society
Take a break. Go out for dinner. Stop working so hard. After all: you've earned it! Except, of course, that most of us haven't. In truth, we're spending our time trying desperately to get through the day so we can strive for our personal leisure - the … [Read more...] about We Think So Little of Ourselves
I woke up, had a coffee, did essential tasks - and then the day was over. What happened?!? I'm honestly not sure. One part of me things that the Lord decided to speed up the sun that day, all the clocks, and life just kinda happened around me at … [Read more...] about Where Did the Day Go?