Don’t Bite the Basketball

My husband is a project manager, among many things. His favorite advice to me is “Don’t bite the basketball.” He tells me, “Break your do-list down into a comforting array of tasks prioritized by measures you get to choose based on what’s stressing you out right now. Because your mental strength right now has a lot to do with what task you can tackle.”

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Story Excerpt Sunday: From “A Mere Scutcheon” in Conscientious Inconsistencies by Nancy Jane Moore

A Mere Scutcheon from the collection Conscientious Inconsistencies by Nancy Jane Moore “Our credit should still be good at the Café Maudite,” Asamir said, leaning toward the mirror to rearrange her blonde curls for the third time. Anna d’Gart waited—with … Continue reading