You are blinded by your strengths. Your strengths comes so effortlessly that you take it for granted. If you only knew what they were and cultivated them, you’d be unstoppable.
I think it could be possible to always (most of the time) feel good. Positive emotions at least. Happiness, contentment, excitement, full-filled, joy.
Forgot what I read recently, maybe it was from a Mike Michalowicz book. The importance of a home field advantage.
Meaning your family and your closest relationships should refresh you, give you calm, peace, hope & energy.
Art is on a pedestal.
Do we put Art on a pedestal?
WTF is artistic integrity, selling out etc. Is it merely doing something we don’t want to do? Maybe that’s just called integrity…
When you make yourself a bowl of cereal are you doing Art? Does that depend on your canvas (Maybe you are a pastry chef)
When I’m programming, is it Art or Work?
Maybe Art doesn’t exist… maybe it’s just “The Work”.
Today I’m feeling that there’s not enough time. I know that’s ridiculous, not the feeling but the idea that there isn’t enough time.
Lots of balls in the air… two kids, food needs to be put on the table, flailing freelance business… product/saas business still in idea phase.
I am relieved to know that everyone has the same amount of time as I…
Got to wake up, put on your proverbial socks, drink your eggs, and do the work.
The fruits aren’t guaranteed, “the quality of your life is in direct proportion to the amount of uncertainty you can comfortably live with.” Keep Trucking.