Well, I know what I’m going to read next.

Screenshot of text reading: “A final public case of some interest is that Against Meidias, a prosecution of a political opponent who slapped Demosthenes’ face when he was performing an official function at a festival”

I was on the verge of being completely caught up on my podcasts, but don’t worry: I found another one.

I’ve been in a major motivation slump since Thursday evening, but today is supposed to be warm and sunny, so I’m going to hydrate, break things down into small manageable tasks, and go for a late afternoon walk.

Sometimes it’s extremely important to just listen to your body, and sleep.

This state sometimes makes no sense.

Screenshot showing temperature forecast with a high of 91 today and a high of 52 on Saturday

Very much in the process of settling back into regular rhythms after last week’s conference, meaning that my brain is still primed to be in free-associating, highly-imaginative mode.

It’s honestly a lot of fun (jotting down lots of ideas), but not so great for productivity…

Morning sky

We’ve reached the speech portion of the banquet, so I’m alternating between sips of bourbon and coffee.

Honest Abe’s

A business named "Honest Abe's Burgers and Freedom"

Day 2 begins.