…you know, things that are not their job and not their life calling, and they enjoy doing those things sometimes without caring terribly hard about whether or not they are good at them?
Don’t get me wrong, I think it is very cool that my sets of “things I would voluntarily choose to do anyway” and “things that I am trying to do for my job” are largely converging, but this also sounds like a recipe for being an exclusive workaholic.
So should I start woodworking? Join a science fiction book club? Get really good at video games?
I’m trying to develop inexpensive and non-messy hobbies in particular:
And generally trying to slurp creative juice out of neat little boxes. As adults do.