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Some notes about the value of a capable critic.
Story on one man’s highly productive obsession with a lighthouse.
A word to describe that universally awkward moment at the portal.
A cookie recipe that will make your coffee even more cherished.
Don offers advice for improving your oatmeal.
After living with Alexa, a personal-assistant robot, Don finds himself untroubled about the approaching robot uprising.
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Four reasons why Leonardo da Vinci deserves our pity.
What’s Don doing to prevent the collapse of civilization?
Slowing down your art museum visits can allow deeper observations to penetrate. Saturday is the day for that.
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Ten ideas about producing quality and how and why to avoid the insidious tyranny of perfection.
Mom loves tradition and daughter loves laughter. A story of one woman’s journey to Calamityware.
A pessimist is an optimist with experience.