On having and using notebooks.

Last week, Austin Kleon wrote about how he uses his notebooks and why he uses them. This caused me to think about how I use my notebooks in my newsletter. Here’s a little more detail into how I use my two journals, and a document on my desktop. Scrapbook: I have some small pocket notebooks,… Continue reading On having and using notebooks.

Five things I learned from Theft by Finding by David Sedaris.

Five things I learned from Theft by Finding by David Sedaris. One: That diaries are not that interesting. Two: They are necessary as a collection of your experiences that can be mined for better writing. Three: They’re good to reflect on after years to see how very little you’ve changed and see that and develop strategies. Four: his… Continue reading Five things I learned from Theft by Finding by David Sedaris.