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The Winter of My Discontent


The last time I posted an article on this blog was November 6th.  Up until then, I’d posted about 1,900 articles–about one every day and a half for a number of years.  It’s hard work trying to find something to say that’s (hopefully) new, worthwhile, insightful and still not too long.  I was, to some extent, exhausted.  Burnt out.

It wasn’t just burn-out from the writing.  I love writing.  Not because I love telling my ideas to others.  That’s good, but it’s not my primary motivation.  I love writing because it teaches me.  I don’t seek to teach by writing.  I (mostly) seek to learn by writing.

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Posted by on March 9, 2017 in Personal