All posts by: Sam Carpenter

About Sam Carpenter

I had arthroscopic shoulder surgery yesterday. They put me down, spent an hour snaking tubes into my right shoulder joint, took out some loose bone debris, wheeled me back to recovery, and then I woke up and a friend drove me home

Chapter 26 Clustering: Guilt Free and with a Calm Mind Note: The following biographical chapter explains why I don’t prioritize the most important component systems of my life. What you’re getting here is an “advanced Systems Mindset” protocol, but it will be useful no matter your current state of fire-killing. The lament is incessant: Day in […]

Chapter 24 Semantics Matter: Making Your Machines Visible Your real-time vocabulary matters. Choose the right words—what you say overtly and what you say in your head—to keep yourself on track. Because a work, health, or relationship system can’t be physically touched doesn’t mean it’s not there. But this system invisibility is why people don’t pay attention […]