Writing facilitates focus and depth in understanding. If you do it with dedication.
Can we brand a thinking process? Think about a toy brick, a 2-by-4 piece. It’s standard, created with high precision to respects specific dimensions, shapes and feature. Now think about what you can do with that piece. Within its constrained shape it offers infinite combinatorial possibilities with multiple instances of itself. Now take a set…
Why didn’t I start earlier?
After an initial round of revisions, when the writing flows then it’s time to wordsmithing, cherry-picking and finessing.
Improvisation requires a lot of work. Relevance, too.
There will be no family member, no dog, no bill, no ugly noise able to get you out of your creative tunnel.
It is a job, a discipline, an art. Never sufficiently appreciated and practiced.
I’m carving back my space for private writing. It’s a different need in a different context. I have nothing to demonstrate to anybody.
I write daily and I find immense benefits in writing but it is hard and harder.
Writing in the morning feels more focused and productive. Not directly related to daily blogging but that’s acceptable.