The Gist Deep Dive

We live in a time of transient communication, when messages are more often indulgent hits of dopamine than lasting investments in universal bonds.

Time may be moving ever faster, but what defines good content hasn’t changed.

Good stories crack open our minds and hearts. They make us feel bigger than ourselves. They satisfy our hunger for wonder, wisdom and delight.

How long does it take to create a masterpiece? That’s like asking how long it takes to fall in love.

We live in a time of transient communication, when messages are more often indulgent hits of dopamine than lasting investments in universal bonds.

Time may be moving ever faster, but what defines good content hasn’t changed.

Good stories crack open our minds and hearts. They make us feel bigger than ourselves. They satisfy our hunger for wonder, wisdom and delight.

How long does it take to create a masterpiece? That’s like asking how long it takes to fall in love.