Process, Productivity

The Core of My System (TheBrain)

TheBrain is software that I’ve had my eye on for a while now. As someone who loves both wikis and mindmaps, it’s an obvious choice to try something that seems to combine the strengths of both. Specifically, I’m drawn to the idea […]

Autism, Perspective, Process, Productivity

Why I Need a System

I tend to spend most of my day immersed in words: be it reading books, listening to podcasts, highlighting articles, taking notes, brainstorming, organizing, logging my day, or more long-form writing like for this blog. Needless to say, I have certain needs […]

Growth, Process, Writing

Fail Upward

Aim big. Give yourself the chance to fail — and then give yourself a chance to build steps from the corpses of your failure so you may climb higher every time. – Chuck Wendig I have started and stopped writing this and […]

Adversity, Daily Awareness Practice, Process, Productivity

Fill Up the Day

At painful times, when composition is impossible and reading is not enough, grammars and dictionaries are excellent for distraction. – Elizabeth Barrett Browning Sometimes all we can do is find something to occupy our time and devote ourselves to it. Whether it […]