Conscripted Labor

Yesterday I posed an idea that pursuing happiness may be at odds with employment.  The decline of labor force participation may be a positive development rather than a bad development. I had only my personal biographical experience to draw upon and that dampened any prospect for a sweeping conclusion.   I only had a single…

Pursuing happiness

I spent all day writing blog posts.  I wrote three posts, each one carefully edited and rewritten until it was ready to publish.  I got to the point of convincing myself that it was ready for hitting the publish button.  And that at that instant, I moved the entire post to the trash folder. The…