PRODUCE! Not to consume. Not to idle. Not to whither. But to create something for the world to enjoy. I’m back.
And you will be significantly more likely to win.
Always ask it. To satisfy your curiosity. To validate or repudiate others’ assumptions or logic. To assess others' assumption of your reason for asking it. So you don’t make the same mistakes.
Then every surprise will be pleasant.
Not just say you're going to. Especially when you're the only person holding you accountable.
Should be spent without being useful or productive. Write a sentence. Read a page. Clear your inbox. Unsubscribe. Leave a comment. Drink more water. Meditate. The off-minutes can add up to a second life’s worth.
In any series-process. So everyone helps not only themselves, but also the next fella. Until the process is complete. "Help me help you” is the attitude to instill.