Minimalism is Now

I love the idea of minimalism, in moderation. Tiny houses and jars full of whispers aside, for me, minimalism is: Keeping and cherishing only what is beautiful and useful to you Experiences over possessions Spending your time carefully Despite a small, guerilla marketing campaign to convince people otherwise, I’m not perfect. Amazon.com and I have a … [Read more…]

8 Hours a Day

In some religion (or possibly a court resolution from the Industrial Revolution), it says that you should have 8 hours of sleep, 8 hours of work, and 8 hours of play each day to live a perfectly balanced life. I’ve always scoffed at this interpretation of reality, possibly because my belief structure has always been … [Read more…]

Why I Want to Work for the CIA

The CIA’s website It’s decent, especially for a government organization. It’s easy to find what you’re looking for. It’s current (there’s even an RSS news feed). The copy’s accessible and the font is readable. There are puzzles on the Kids Page. The Languages The CIA offers training in 16 different languages. And they give you … [Read more…]