Why I never miss being a style blogger.
Asking myself, “Am I doing/wearing this because I want to or because I want to put photos of it on my blog”? Constantly fretting about looking picture-ready every single day. Constantly fretting about my body shape and appearance. Always shopping with the intent of doing something both on-trend and totally distinctive. Don’t get me wrong, I still enjoyed shopping, but I...
From Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography, Part II
I feel pretty darn on board with almost all of this. That Franklin guy was really something. He didn’t necessarily live up to these, of course. In the various enumerations of the moral virtues I had met with in my reading, I found the catalogue more or less numerous, as different writers included more or fewer ideas under the same name. Temperance, for example, was by some confined to...