Do you ever catch yourself thinking about a situation in your life: ‘This is just like a scene from a film’ or ‘This so cinematographic’? I do. But then, hang on a minute – isn’t it the other way round? That life is like a film? On Friday, I shared five rules for writing […]
‘Write the best script of your life!’ said my godmother, as she paid the cashier at the Harvard Book Store and handed me ‘A Million Miles in a Thousand Years’ by Donald Miller. ‘Now let’s go for a dinner,’ she added… After writing a successful memoir, Miller was asked to turn it into a film […]
Blogger Mason Currey’s book ‘Daily Rituals: How Artists Work’ has been written about on numerous sites and quoted widely. I, too, couldn’t resist sharing some gems from this amazing work, more a thought-candy than a book. For several years, Currey studied daily routines of the great minds and looked at how their strict or, on the […]
It’s 2 o’clock at night. I’m writing this post and I can’t stop thinking about uncertainty. There has always been a great deal of uncertainty in my life – the latest instalment of ‘A Banker in the Sandbox’, due this Friday, will also be about uncertainty – and here is today’s post on the topic too.