The Most Impactful Reads of 2021

For 2021 I set a goal of 30 books. As illustrated so nicely above, I only made it halfway there. This continues a trend I started in 2020 where my goal was 50 books but I only read 25. In 2022 I would like to read 24 books (2 per month), so obviously I shouldContinue reading “The Most Impactful Reads of 2021”

Digestable #35: Christmas Song, Chronological Snobbery, Lindy Effect, My Physical Practice, Emotions Create Habits

Hey! Welcome to another edition of Digestable, the short, weekly email where we follow our curiosity and share good Christmas music. What’s on my mind: Christmas Song: there’s a little-known song written and performed by Dave Matthews that makes it into my Christmas music rotation every December. Enjoy: Things I Want My Kids to Know: HereContinue reading “Digestable #35: Christmas Song, Chronological Snobbery, Lindy Effect, My Physical Practice, Emotions Create Habits”

Digestable #5: Martin Luther Rewired Your Brain, Dwell App, The Bible Project, Memorization for Meditation and Mindfulness

Welcome to another edition of Digestable, the short, weekly email where I share information, ideas, and what’s new with me. There is a clear theme again this week, and it is of biblical proportions! This content was emailed to subscribers on February 21st, 2021. Love it or hate it, if you want to understand theContinue reading “Digestable #5: Martin Luther Rewired Your Brain, Dwell App, The Bible Project, Memorization for Meditation and Mindfulness”

My 2020 Reading Strategy and Results

In spite of my skepticism about the value of goal-setting, in January 2020 I set a goal of reading 50 books. I fell short and only read 25, but 25 books is more than double my normal volume so it’s a failure I’m comfortable with. Here’s how I approached it: I didn’t spend additional timeContinue reading “My 2020 Reading Strategy and Results”