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Sleep deprived and overworked — is that you?


  The modern day version of “idle hands are the devil’s workshop” is “snooze you lose.” This reflects the ever increasing anxiety over falling behind, if we don’t keep busy.   I want to put a new aphorism in circulation: “Snore more.” It’s not great—it’s not even good, as snoring can be both annoying and … Continue reading

What others do for your comfort


  I remember my climb up one of China‘s sacred mountains, Tai Shan. It was here that Chinese emperors would journey at least once in their lives. The mountain, although not particularly high, is frequently shrouded in mist. Carried on a palanquin, the emperor sat facing east, waiting from the shroud to lift and reveal … Continue reading