There's nothing like killing a plant when you're feeling a little down.
In the toughest time, going back to being a beginner can feel like a failure. Really, it's one of the greatest strengths man is capable of.
The idea that happiness is something you should choose is damaging in a lot of ways. Luckily, there's an alternative.
Summer is upon us, and you might deserve some rest. Take it where you can get it; but then get up and get back to work. This world needs you, and you need it right back.
I decided to draw every single bird in North America as my final graduate school project, and it taught me more than I thought possible.
Everyone wants to be liked. There is nothing unique about that, or really wrong with it, either. But I’m beginning to realize that when I come home from a short party more exhausted than I feel after a long run, it’s because I am spending a lot of my energy performing.