Driving into work this morning, a million ideas for this article popped into my head. I thought to myself I should record these on my iPhone so I don’t forget later when I’m actually writing this article. I figured my memory is good enough to remember a few ideas. Then when I sat down to begin writing it struck me that I’m 45. My memory is limited to what my wife tells me we’re having for dinner, I have to get gas on the way home, and the guy Obi Wan cut down with his lightsaber in Episode 4 was named Dr. Evazan.
I come up with my best ideas in two places: in the car as I make my way to work at 5:30am and around 3:30am when I’m jerked out of a deep sleep by the idea. Either way, it ain’t the greatest of places to begin making notes. I guess what I’m saying is that I need a new system. I’ll work on that. Continue reading