“Free” Time [Time, Part 10]

People think that freelancers have all this “FREE TIME” to frivolously throw away on things that enhance the handout-asker’s career and does nothing at all of value for the freelancer. It’s like they think the word freelance equates to “Never works much” like as if we’re hanging out on the beach every day with an […]

Three Fingers in a Dyke

“The legend of the brave Dutch boy – by others thought to be named Hans Brinker – who supposedly put his finger in the dyke to prevent a flood, was actually a literary invention by the American writer Mary Elizabeth Mapes Dodge (1831-1905), who was born in New York.” I’ve been thinking about this story […]

Time, Part 03: “Office Hours”

Continued from “Time, Business & Handouts [Time, Part 1]” and “Time, Part 02” One of the by-products of this startup culture we live in is that people don’t know when to buzz the %*^& off. I know this because I’ve been living that lifestyle for a couple of years now. The only thing that matters […]