Exploring a mix of ideas, and waffling on a bunch. Maybe I'll come back and edit a bit every so often.
You are chained to things that make you unproductive. Unproductive not only in terms of your responsibilities but also your desires. They are a strain not only on your time but also on your peace of mind.
Unplugging targets a wide number of associated things, freeing up time and considerations to be put toward things which are specifically-desired. Instead of effort being put toward problems, passion is put toward desires.
This action is meant to take the whole day, and be regularly repeated. It is meant to be a defined branch of time management and a fundamental philosophy.
The right way to go about all of this would be to print this off. Better yet, write it all out by hand; make it yours.
This original concept was written quite differently: Unplugging--2007-05-27
Reading, writing, practicing an instrument, drawing, painting, home improvement, car tinkering, a language, etc. We all have some thing that brings us joy, or that we simply want to be able to do. You must discover your art. Think deeply on this matter.
Some Buddhists have a ban on certain foods because they excite the senses.
TL;DR: Deconversion, expatriation, integration, direction.
Good time management is an incredible stress-reducer.
I think I've been able to bring my various experiences to a time management system which works for me.
- Five Things is currently what I do.//
- Unplugging is really important.//
- Computers > Operating environment
- Projects > Project management
- Task management
This is yet another unfinished piece. I've been thinking of some of these ideas on and off for some years, and some of it may make it into the fiction I'm writing.
If I had not a regular time machine, but some magical one, would I do with it?
I say magical because I imagine completing fairly vague and complex goals not achievable as myself simply going back and performing whatever action.
What could I accomplish? What would I do?
Apparently he's been obsessed with it for some time.
These are old notes from earlier short videos, which were removed and which I don't have.
This will get updated if and when I re-watch the proper thing.