Interesting fact: Prince recorded Purple Rain live. Here’s the actual video of the performance with commentary added. A master at work.
Bobby McFerrin plays an audience like an instrument. Seriously cool and worth a watch.
I’ve never really understood Medium as a platform. But, this recent post from Manton Reece helped frame it a bit better, “Medium is much less a true blogging platform and really just a social network for long-form content.”
Warning for any Prince fan: Clicking on this link to the official Annotated Discography will result in hours lost down a deep rabbit hole. Don’t say I didn’t tell you.
My friend Brett Terpstra has some tips for sane cable storage that seem sound. I recently did such an organize and purge and wish I’d had some of these ideas at hand.
An example; Chris Bowler recommended Collected Goodness. A really interesting site that seems just as much commonplace/memory-palace as blog.
I always enjoy my friend Chris Bowler’s newsletter but I found this week’s issue full of interesting links and thoughts. Consider subscribing.
Cal Newport performs and experiment where he asks people to give up social media and report back their findings. The results? They maintained similar habits except they replaced the digital with the analog.
I’ve had more than a few requests from folks who’d like to be able to purchase all of my books in one collection. Now you can.
This is a complete collection of all of my published works to date at a special price all for less than the price of purchasing them separately.
But wait! There’s more! Includes a special added bonus: My first book, Keeping It Straight, which is not currently available separately anywhere else.
Of course, you can still get them individually too.