This is a remarkable insight:

Trying to eliminate slack causes work to expand. There’s never any free time because we always fill it.

From Efficiency is the Enemy. Irony: I need to create some slack time to read more from Tom DeMarco.

Yesterday I woke up to my iPhone stuck in a reboot loop. Eventually I had to restore from Saturday’s backup to get it back to normal. (This is iOS 14, fully updated.)

Four hours later, my day could begin.

The line separating devious and clever is extremely thin and it lies in the eye of the observer.

When making chocolate bourbon pecan pie, the chef must sample the bourbon to ensure quality results.