Deconstructing Writing: Now and In The Future

For the longest time my writing process was based on free flow of the thoughts. My writing was only a way of noting my thoughts as they happen, however in order to be a productive writer, I realized that I need to formulate the thoughts that aren’t exactly appealing to me, as I already made … Continued

My Ever Evolving Writing Work

Things are never finished, they are ever evolving, and in this evolutionary phase I need to learn to embrace a specific way I work. I find myself starting these big projects, yet not finishing them, and letting them linger. I am a kind of person that gets side tracked and leave big things half finished … Continued

Being Writing

Feels like playing with words is becoming a part of my identity. Once you ingrain yourself in writing that much, it is not a matter of “IF”, but a matter of “WHEN” something good will come out of your efforts. Because you are not doing writing, you are being writing.

Writing, Depression and Rain

Rain is empowering writers inspiration in me for some reason. Listening to depressing music and emulating the mood, to put me in the artistic state of mind. And it works. I remember that I’ve read somewhere that depressive mood is good for writers. And I’ve read it only after I’ve been writing my diary for … Continued

Taking things slow

Dopamine rush when you complete the tasks that you’ve setup for yourself for that day is amazing. Going slowly is not that bad. Living a life of a minimalist means that you aren’t in a rush to pass by your life, without living it. Obviously it isn’t good either not to move at all, but … Continued

My first days of blogging and how they've started

Back in 2006, I wanted to secure myself from my house members reading my diary. My first blog was anonymous version of online diary. This way I knew that house members would never find my most private thoughts. I remember writing sarcastic slurs for years on that wasted platform of local service provider. I didn’t … Continued

Impressive lessons from blogging with @bywordapp and iPhone

Ditching social media as my main channel of communication made me streamline my writing efforts. Now when I want to say something, I make sure to put the whole message across, instead of doing it half-ass, in a single 140 character effort Social media is filled with instant-gratification Blogging on the other hand requires more … Continued

Creating versus consuming

When living income is coming from the internet, the main sticking point that is preventing you from making ends meet is the fact that you are consuming way more than you are creating. Wether you are blogging, writing or doing social media, the biggest problems are distraction and irrelevancy. I know myself, I’ve spent way … Continued

Checking up on Productivity blogs from @Zenhabits list and found out that a lot of them are already dead

Trying to see all the blogs that are Darren and mine competitors, only to realize that most of them are already dead. They had some serious awesome content along the way, and I used to be afraid of them, and now they are gone. Blogging, like fitness, is all about persistence. And persistence in blogging, … Continued

One thing I am Truly afraid off

I am afraid of not writing. I feel that if I stop writing, things won’t work out for me the way I intended them to be. That is the thing I want to have the most consistency in. Your identity is formed mostly on what you are doing with your time, and I simply feel … Continued