56: if you could give up one of these physical needs, which would you choose?

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I was asked this hypothetical question the other day:

If you were able to give up the physical need for one of the following, and had to choose one, which would you choose?

  1. Eating
  2. Breathing
  3. Sleeping

It’s an interesting question. Each choose comes with certain benefits and pitfalls, and each poses difficult mechanical questions. Continue reading “56: if you could give up one of these physical needs, which would you choose?”

27: standing in my own way

I’ll cut right to the chase.

I had a rough day, emotionally speaking. And I really don’t feel like getting into why.

Admittedly, one of the toughest things about a daily post is to avoid making these look and sound too much like diary entries. The temptation is certainly there to just spill my guts onto a page and ship it off into cyberspace. Continue reading “27: standing in my own way”