As 2017 comes to an end, I wanted to take some time and reflect on the year of our community. Here are the highlights: Looking forward to 2018!
For those of you who keep or want to keep some sort of a physical Journal, a common question I get asked is what size (pocket, half-page, or full-page) of a physical Journal is best to use? Having heard that question from a handful of you, I've decided to put my answer into a brief blog post below – starting with my experience with different sizes of journals. (I hope to write about other attributes of a journal – pages, binds, dated vs undated – in future posts). My Experience with Different Journal Sizes Journaling began from my intrinsic desire to [...]
If you have recently started to keep a daily journal, you most certainly have pulled your hair out in trying to decide between following a rigid structure or template vs free flow journaling. With a rigid structure, you would attempt to write articulated thoughts in a similar manner whereas with the free flow journaling you would write anything that comes to your mind - something like the image below. Unfortunately, there is no simple winner between free flow or structured and I would recommend you do both – in a way which I will describe below; My journal entry without a structure from [...]