Do you believe artists and creators have to be disorganized, even chaotic? Well, certainly not in the 21st century.
At the beginning of the 90s, my wife tried to cure my forgetfulness. By the front door of our apartment, she put up a list of things to check before leaving: keys, wallet, tram pass, floppy disk with my articles … Next to it, there was a string with a ballpoint pen and I had to make a check mark every day. Sounds funny right? However, the truth is that for as long as the list hung there, I didn’t forget to take any of these things.
When was the last time you checked your mobile phone? 5 minutes ago? Yes, we are all caught in notification hell.
Creative professionals often neglect their need for an improved creative process, but having a reliable one is usually better than counting on trial and error.
Give it an hour or two once a week and it will give you greater peace of mind in return.