A recent piece by writer, editor and publishing expert Chuck Sambuchino inspired this short list of simple rules, which we all could have used at some time or other. What I particularly appreciate is that each can be a metaphor and scalable for the individual, whole and greater whole.
Simple Rules for Not Loosing those Best Ideas that Come to You in the Middle of the Night. (No, you won’t remember in the morning!)
- Turn on the light
- Sit up
- Open your eyes
- Tune out distractions, including (especially?) significant others
- Write it down
- Make sure you’ve got it