Academia is like a pie-eating contest where the reward is more pie

Love this art by Christopher Vorlet in The Chronicle of Higher Education. This is about how those in the academia experience anxiety and the never-ending feeling that there is not such thing as “enough”. I was shocked by this quote: “Academia is like a pie-eating contest where the reward is more pie.”

Productivity anxiety: the uneasy feeling that there is always something left to do.

You can read the whole piece here:

https://www.chronicle.com/article/Feeling-Anxious-You-re-Not/243117

 

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