The Characteristics of Playful Humans

The reason I love “play” as a framework for life is that it can’t be defined by any one characteristic. Play is an innate trait that can be harnessed in many areas from your work to your recreation. You inherently know, and can recognize, that some...

My Definition of Play

For my first Playful Humans newsletter, I thought it would be good to share my definition of play. Play – /plā/ verb: Engaging in an autotelic activity that is freely chosen, challenging, requires your full focus on the present moment, and generates feelings of...