August 5, 2016
Someone asked what I remember as the best times of my life.
They’re almost all times when I was being the most productive — when I was creating the most.
I don’t subscribe to many blogs these days (perhaps two or three) but Derek Sivers’ is one of them. And while it’s been a while since I finished reading Derek’s book Anything You Want I still find his writing incredibly insightful.
No doubt that’s down to quotes like the aforementioned, which are incredibly simplistic to grasp and even easier to relate to.
Such writing holds up a mirror to the things we so often forget. The lessons contained within his most recent post, Disconnect, summarise my current thought processes exactly. It’s been swirling around in my head all day. The destruction idleness and inactivity brings. The liberation that focus and creation delivers. Read More