Another restful video, this one’s got subtitles with the research notes to what’s going on.
A peaceful video today – making high-quality shoes by hand:
At those times, my pace slows down, and I don’t really produce anything. For a long time, when this happened, I would give up. (more…)
There’s nothing wrong with doing lots of things all at once, as long as it’s fun. Everyone is happy, right?
Not quite. (more…)
Now imagine that you chose to do it of your own free will.
Sounds crazy, doesn’t it? But that’s exactly what we’re doing when we’re playing games. And the single word “chose” is the difference between fun and toiling under a sadistic taskmaster.
The rest is the same: the rules, the limitations, the work and the stress. But when we choose to do it it’s not bad stress, it’s good stress. (more…)