Creating More of my Own Content
I realized yesterday, not for the first time, but maybe most poignantly so far, that I spend almost all of my waking hours consuming someone else’s ideas. Even in my downtime, I am often reading. In the many times per day when I have the opportunity to be occupied solely by my own thoughts, I often break out the iPhone to read emails, RSS items, or Twitter updates.
Even at work, I am implementing someone else’s software.
Sure, I do create my own things from time to time, but this creativity is not frequent enough and it is often small in scale. Posting a tweet, designing a system or network, discussing my ideas with someone… these are the kinds of things that are usually my only creative outlet.
Things I would like to do, just off the top of my mind, are blogging, journal writing, meditation, building a bike trailer, contributing to open-source software projects, and DJing.
Hopefully these thoughts of mine will mean more posts here 🙂
- August 3, 2009 @ 07:16:10 [Current Revision] by FourMajor
- August 3, 2009 @ 07:09:30 by FourMajor