There’s a quote attributed to Robert Heinlein that goes “In the absence of clearly-defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia until ultimately we become enslaved by it.” Of course we can become enslaved not only by daily trivia, but by all sorts of distractions big and small.
Is there a difference between staying on top of things and working toward your goals? I’ve come to think that there is. Being in control over all the elements of your life can work synergistically toward your goals or it can distract you from what really matters. For example, there
Developing a morning routine seems to be a big deal these days . . it’s something I’m working at integrating into my life. One issue I encounter repeatedly though are morning routines that seem completely counterproductive. A lot of what I hear, for instance, seems so insanely time consuming that
This post is mostly about my mindset. It’s about where I am, where I’ve been and where I’m at. This isn’t at all the new year, but I’ll count this as my year-in review anyway. For me as a piano teacher, the year ends with the school year. The big