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Reading: The Bullet Journal Method

The Bullet Journal Method teaches a low friction, low-tech process for capturing ideas, recording obligations, and organizing work. The bigger promise of the book is this: by identifying what matters most, you can align your daily activities with...

Reading: Room to Dream

Room to Dream takes a unique approach to biography: each chapter written by a biographer (in this case, Kristine McKenna) is followed by a chapter written by the subject (in this case, director David Lynch). I confess that, about halfway through the...

Apps for Writers: Brain.FM

A long time ago, I snagged a lifetime subscription to Brain.fm on BoingBoing.net for something like $49.00. Man, what a bargain. Brain.fm’s pulsing, chittering, algorithmically-generated tracks supposedly manipulate your state of mind, making you...

Apps for Writers: Ulysses for Mac and iOS

If you’re a writer looking for a writing app, save yourself a lot of time and energy and just get Ulysses. Ulysses is only available on iOS (iPads and iPhones) and OSX (for Macs). If you’re a Windows user, the fact that Ulysses is...