I Want a Book on Shipbuilding

Putting political leanings aside, when asked which one book he would take with him to a deserted island, William F. Buckley Jr. replied, “A book on shipbuilding.”

Sometimes the seemingly simple, obvious answer is the one that makes the most sense.

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Nickels and Dimes is a series of short commentaries on inspiration, decision-making, relationships, and other items. I will post these thoughts every Tuesday and Thursday until I run out of new things to say.

For a daily helping of wisdom, please visit these excellent thinkers: Matt CheuvrontSam DavidsonPaul Jarvis, and Josh Linkner. Oh, and of course, Paulo Coelho.

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