Entries by Mark

Got a Rock in Your Shoe?

It’s funny how such a little thing could derail my productivity, effectiveness, and enjoyment. I always think it’s the giant boulders in my path that really slow me down, when in reality those little obstacles can be just as debilitating to my pursuit of a superpowered life as the big ones are.

My Top 10 Highlights From How to Live a Good Life by Jonathan Fields

I’ve been a big fan of Jonathan Fields, the founder of Good Life Project, for a while. We have a similar outlook on life, and yet I always learn something when I experience his work. He’s not only written a few great books, he has one of the few podcasts that I’ve kept in my playlist for multiple years and still listen to every episode.

Jonathan’s latest book is called How to Live a Good Life. It’s part how-to manual, part memoir, and all good advice. If you’ve followed my work for any length of time, I know this book will resonate with you, too.

My Top 10 Highlights From Ordinary Superpowers

Every so often, I write a book review. Not your traditional 500 word, hope-I-get-an-A book review we all did in junior high, but MY kind of book review — the top 10 quotes I lit up with my super florescent yellow highlighter.

I just finished The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz. I read half of it on New Year’s Eve 2016 and the other half on New Year’s Day 2017. It’s funny that such a short book should take me two years to read, ha ha!