Clocks and clouds

Is the future predictable? According to the author of the book “Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction”, it’s a grey area. So is reality clocklike or cloud-like? Is the future predictable or not? These are false dichotomies… We live in a world of clocks and clouds and a vast jumble of other metaphors. Unpredictability … Continue reading Clocks and clouds

Daily lesson 5 – The obstacle is the way, fortune cookie edition

Winchester, UK at Starbucks, highly caffeinated – 5:30pm Your problem just became your stepping stone. Catch the moment. This is what a Chinese fortune cookie told me today. Or as Ryan Holiday would say, The obstacle is the way. It was a nice serendipitous moment considering I’ve been reading more stoic philosophy in the past … Continue reading Daily lesson 5 – The obstacle is the way, fortune cookie edition