I have grown to appreciate the ability of some people to manage their schedule. As should be obvious from my new posts to this blog in recent months, I have been transitioning into a new phase of life that has presented some significant challenges in managing my time. In my previous existence, I had little to no personal life and my work life was stunningly flexible. in the past 6-8 months, every aspect of my life has changed, and I’d like to think it is uniformly for the better. The only real downside is that I have never had to really develop a time management strategy, so I am now learning how to parse real work commitments, a rich and wonderful personal life, and the important little things like time to sleep, even if only for a few hours a night. On that note, perhaps I should take advantage of a rare opportunity tonight and go to bed early…