I will read books and ignore you
I Will Read Books and Ignore You - Cross stitch patternI love reading more than any other activity. More than working, being with people, being outside, writing, or TV. More than anything. My ideal day is waking up and reading books until I go to sleep. It always has been. My babysitters thought I hated them because I wanted to sit in a room alone and read all day during the summer. For me, reading is like breathing.
Why I Stopped Reading So Good They Can't Ignore You by Cal Newport After 26 Pages - Roseanna Sunley
So Good they Can’t Ignore You
In this eye-opening account, Cal Newport debunks the long-held belief that "follow your passion" is good advice. Want to Read. Shelving menu. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Rate it:. Fast by Josh Kaufman.
If you were to design a piece of hardware that was only used for one single task, to read books, how would you design it? What buttons would you add that would be useful to most iPad apps?
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Cal Newport is a Computer Science professor at Georgetown University who happens to write amazing books on the side or vice versa. I read them back in early and was surprised to find so many nuggets of practical wisdom around choosing a career and doing meaningful work. Onto the review:. As with most non-fiction books, the number of new ideas in this book are few and far between. I feel what makes this book a great read is the examples that illustrate the ideas — every author brings their own experience, and how the same ideas apply to their field and the field adjacent to theirs.