I’ve had a really tough couple of months struggling with my depression, and now it’s finally lifted I feel like turning life up full volume.
“I think my mind may also be gone.”
I need to know the creator of this gif so I can link and credit. If you know, drop me a line.
Let’s pretend it’s 1987 because I’m beta-reading the most wonderful book set in Australia and I have a hankering for four wheels scaring the cockatoos, from Kintore East to Yuendemu, the western desert living and breathing in forty five degreeeeeeessssss.
This is the corner of my desk. Sadly, I need all this crap: rechargers, power cords, transformer boxes, leads, cables, and all. Still, it annoys the hell out of me every day. What do you do to keep your cables under control and make your workspace look less like that one cupboard in every office where defunct IT stuff gets dumped?
There’s space for your top 3 tasks and 6 additional tasks, each with four hours worth of 15-min time trackers so you can record how long you actually spend on the work. The left holds an open time scale in 15 minute increments. At the bottom is scratch paper space, or room to write new tasks as they, well, emerge.
This graphic is from Seah’s website and you should totally go there immediately and download the planners for free and try them out, and, if you like them, pay him $12 for the dated 2017 version. Seah also has a whole range of free productivity downloads you can find here (including a concrete goals tracker and a NaNoWriMo word count tracker)
You can also buy ready-to-go printed versions on Amazon. There’s an undated 3-month spiral-bound notebook, an A5 spiral-bound version, and an unbound version you can punch for your own Franklin Monarch etc. I’m annoyed at myself for not needing the 3-month bound book because I want one.
But I did buy a couple of packs of the Stickypad ETP.
These 4″ x 6″ sticky notes fit into an A6 notebook, or on a larger planner page. The stickies – and the A5 version – don’t include the time tracking boxes and I wish they did, although I can easily add in boxes by hand for the purpose.
Even when you don’t need a tightly scheduled planner, there are always those days where tasks, appointments, and meetings collide, and you end up with a jammed day. These planner sheets are perfect for that. You can print one off just when you need one, or add a single sticky to your regular everyday carry notebook.
Goodbye, world. See you on completion.
Everything around you is just part of every other thing.