It’s exciting to be mischievous. Being a little dishonest can sometimes be fun: Whether you’ve called in sick to work and “recuperated” at the beach, swiped a particularly plush towel from the hotel pool or taken credit for something you didn’t do, the tingle of having successfully transgressed the status quo can be as rewarding as the reward itself. Even if it’s just the cheap nine-minute satisfaction of hitting the snooze button, there’s something energizing about going against the order This story is from Kinfolk Issue Nineteen Buy Now Related Stories Arts & Culture Issue 19 Going Incognito We all secretly wonder what mischief we’d make if invisible: When our identity is hidden, everything seems possible. Arts & Culture Issue 19 A Sense of Suspense With unhinged imaginations and mountains of cliff-hangers, the filmmakers behind the sci-fi podcast Limetown have all the makings of a scary story. Arts & Culture Issue 19 Like Clockwork In this new column about time, we learn how slipping off our watches makes us feel like deadline-damning renegades. Food Issue 19 My Kitchen Table: Dominique Crenn French-born chef Dominique Crenn knows how to keep a level head and relishes the nights when she gets to cook to her own soundtrack.