About 40 years ago, Don and his wife, Moya, bought a house overlooking Sydney Harbor. It’s an area called, “The Gap,” and their dream home had stunning views of the cliffs and the water. What they didn’t know when they bought the house was that…
If you want to write a book about physics, you’ll have to know a lot about physics. And the same goes for psychology and botany. But to write a humane book, be it fiction or memoir, all you really need to know is your own story.
We read books for different reasons, sometimes to learn a craft or for a perspective on current events, but most of the…
I recently had a conversation with somebody who I questioned in terms of their honesty. It wasn’t that tense of a conversation, but I definitely pushed back. The response I received was a long, passionate monologue about how the person had really only told one lie in their professional life and had regretted it ever since. And that may be true, but it’s not realistic. We all exaggerate. We all see the facts through our own self-serving lense. We are all, well, a mix of good and bad.
Often when we talk about the integrity we have or the…
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