Adobe Caslon Pro

What better way to end the week than with a new font to add to your library?  Fonts are your friends, and on Fridays it’s important to spend time with your friends. In my book, A Heritage to Follow: Lucius Clark, I had to choose a font, and it was a bit of a toss up. …

Making Work Visible

It’s that time again. I’ve been reading a new book, and it’s time for the book list to get updated. This time it’s the book Making Work Visible by Dominica Degrandis. The book started with a story I could relate to. A husband working on the honey-do-list being asked by his wife to start an…

Civilization Collapse

A few people I’ve gotten to know over the years have asked if I have a history degree.  When they do I refer them to my brothers who both have degrees and have taught in the subject.  Recently I came across a video that connects several of my favorite topics, history, systems theory, economics, and…

Thinking In Bets

Today another book is getting added to my reading list, Thinking In Bets by Annie Duke This is an amazing book that makes the case for understanding how our lives going forward have multiple futures. Annie carefully makes the case for seeing ourselves in this way and provides tools to help the reader live and…

Ode to Helvetica

It’s not really that silly.  When you think about it you spend a lot of time with fonts.  I learned about their value when I saw my wife working her graphics art classes.  Fonts are real, and they require a lot of thought and detail to create.  Helvetica is a good place to start.  There’s…