The great dodge

The great dodge

I used to have a horse who had zero respect for me. I was 13, suddenly tall and unhappy about it, and always a bit nervous. Baby was a short and gorgeous Arabian mare who knew how awesome she was. She had no intention of listening to my tentative commands. I would...
What if you can’t lower your standards?

What if you can’t lower your standards?

Last week, I shared some of my thoughts about the limitations of the productivity industry. I have another one for you! You’ve probably heard this advice: “If you are overwhelmed by your to-do list, it’s time to lower your standards for yourself.” You might have even...