I’m really nerdy. So nerdy in fact, that every one of my writing projects, from active things to plot bunnies I ignore after a week, has a main file that looks roughly like this:Continue reading “Templates and Patterns”
Nobody likes doing mundane tasks. Nobody. Not even the mots obsessive-compulsive person in the world enjoys mundane, boring, trivial tasks, especially when they usually don’t make a difference right now.
And then, like clockwork, they make a big difference. And you’re stuck doing all your mundane tasks at once, even though they suck. And you hate them. And they’re tedious, and boring, and all lots of other negative adjectives. But they’ve gotta get done.
Instead, figure out what things you can automate, so they’re happening even though you don’t do them.
For me, that’s spellchecking.Continue reading “Automate the Mundane”