The purposeful gonzo life

Hunter S. Thompson on finding your purpose: As I see it then, the formula runs something like this: a man must choose a path which will let his ABILITIES function at maximum efficiency toward the gratification of his DESIRES. In…

Busy in Barcelona

Bit busy, slightly abroad, hence the on-going silence. I’ve actually written an insane amount over the past 10 days – a lot of it in the last 48 hours. I just haven’t been doing it here. Normal service will…

A Sunday e-mail sabbatical

There’s something seductive about counter-intuitive solutions. The fact that they feel wrong makes you think that they’re right… I’m trying something counter-intuitive right now. I’ve been struggling with balancing productivity and family time since my wife…

Reboot completed

In the 20 months since I last took a holiday, I’ve started a freelance consultancy career, bought a house, had a beautiful baby girl, gone part-time to care for my daughter one working day per week, and become a…