A book about the power of
embracing your limitations

"The most important book ever written about time management" – Adam Grant

"It invites nothing less than a new relationship with time – and with life itself" – Krista Tippett


"You'll emerge from his writing fortified by wonder"
Derren Brown

"A stone cold classic"
Tim Harford

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Selected posts

The three-or-four hours rule for getting creative work done

What if you never sort your life out?

How to make writing less hard

Treat your to-read pile like a river, not a bucket

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