On Motivation, and Why Discipline is Better

“If you wait for inspiration without trying or endeavouring to meet it halfway, you’ll become indolent and pathetic”.

That’s one of my favourite quotes. It’s quite unfortunate that I don’t remember who originally said it (if anyone does, please let me know in the comments!).

I don’t watch a lot of the “motivational type videos”, and not for a lack of trying. I would get into a mental slump and convince myself that if i watched/listened to a person, with a cinem

Just start.

Begin before you’re ready.

Take the plunge.

Just do it!

(Yes, I’m invoking the meme. Judge me).

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Chaos and All of Its Friends

Before I begin, I’m going to address my intent to ignore the elephant in the room : my long absence away from this blog. I’ve thought over how I’d address said absence over the past months. Apologising, rationalising, a mad mix of the two… But now that I’m writing this, I’ll just say thank you to the people that stayed subscribed to my sarcophagus of a blog, probably because you forgot to unsubscribe, but I’ll take that all the same 🙇🏾.

This year will certainly go down in history, as the disruptive depressing mess it deigned to be. And in my personal life, it bore a handful of landmarks, both expected and not.

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