I used to just nod politely saying "just fine", when people ask me "how are you doing?". I decided to change that.
This came about when I about to ride my bike to the university, in a crisp California coastal sunny morning, listening to the podcasting of "meaning of time" by a Stanford prof, contemplating what is "the nature of innovation" and what can be the best joke today in my class later.
In many ways, I am in a place and time that is as close to heaven as humanly can be. Healthy and caring family, more than enough income, comfortable home, secure and respected job, interesting and engaging projects, every possible material thing I need. Wine, cheese, steak, grape, beach, music, parties, tennis, biking, clean air, nice temperature.
I decided to reply,
"Living the dreams, baby! Living the dreams!"
Well, sooner or later I will start a company, a movement, a revolution and make the living hell of it :)
But now, living the dreams, baby!
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