1 weird trick for overcoming intellectual paralysis
How do you read anything without having already read everything?
For years I was wretchedly frightened of surfing alone in big (well, big-to-me) waves. I’d arrive at the beach and throw an invisible tantrum, vomit in my mouth, spend 45 minutes applying decorative curlicues of wax on the board, etc.
Finally I stumbled on a psychol…