Entries tagged 'money'




  • The Modern Trap of Turning Hobbies Into Hustles
    “You can do something you love, just because you love it.” (When did I become Ask Polly?) And suddenly the sentence that both of us needed to hear came out of my mouth: “Y
  • Naughty or nice
    I'm sure that there are enormous numbers of people who think that I'm not patient, nor kind, nor generous, nor nice. None of those things are true. I can be all those thin
  • Brain Drain
    Last night I was speaking briefly with a young man who's a doctoral candidate in cognitive science; and he, like so many before him, is giving thought to absconding to par
  • The love of money
    I think I'll long for a life of near-destitute academia, where one's importance as a person is not determined by the size of one's bank account. I'm as much a capitalist a