How to Develop a Creative Ritual

Use a creative ritual to increase your productivity and develop a writing habit

I’ve known since I was a child that I wanted to be a writer, and for as long as I can remember I’ve been making up stories in my head. But when it came to taking all the worldbuilding and character development and snippets of scenes rolling about my mind and actually recording them in … [Read more…]

Productivity Hacks: Do 3 Tasks Every Day

Feeling overwhelmed by your to-do list? Limiting your task list can help you regain control. Click through for details.

I love to-do lists. They’re practically my lifeblood. I’d be totally lost without having a handy list of tasks to refer back to every day. But sometimes they’re a secret source of anxiety. When the list is too long, or full of too many large tasks, I get overwhelmed. When this happens I get stressed … [Read more…]

My October Bullet Journal Setup

Bullet journal monthly spread ideas

It’s the last day of September! For us bullet journalists that means it’s time to get our October spreads set up. I’m at the six-month mark in my bullet journal journey, so I’ve gotten into a bit of a groove but I’m still experimenting to figure out what works best for me, so I thought … [Read more…]

Why You Don’t Need an Empty Inbox

Find emails faster without needing to file them away under labels. Click through for more information.

The phrase ‘Inbox Zero’ is a common goal in productivity and self-development circles these days. While I find unread emails in my inbox can cause anticipatory stress (and I’m not alone), I have no problem leaving opened emails sitting in my inbox. At the time of writing this, my personal email account has 19 302 … [Read more…]