do it all

Apr 3rd, 2008 Posted in currents | no comment »

The word of the day: polymath. Unfortunately, it seems that modern society has forgotten how to cope with people who can be described as such. Instead of receiving benevolence from a generous modern-day Medici to create beauty and truth, people generally have to go out and get a regular old myopic job/career (most often making money for someone else). However, if you’re still trying to channel your inner da Vinci while still paying the rent, check out a book called Renaissance Soul. It has lots of tips on how maintain your breadth in today’s depth-oriented world.