Constantly looking for the next innovation or new way of doing things shifts the focus of work in such a way that depth disappears – I prefer growing things, repetition and practice, research and lots of failure, and I think the trick is to focus on that repetitive work, not finding something extraordinary (it appearsContinue reading “Simple things – day 4”
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Exercises in patience pt. 3 – This time, also in Finnish. Sama suomeksi.
This poem is, in a way, very personal. I haven’t felt like this in a long time, and I actually started writing about the weird situations where you realize you are both the person you were before and a person you are now – especially in relation to how I am both Iquiet and veryContinue reading “Exercises in patience pt. 3 – This time, also in Finnish. Sama suomeksi.”
Exercises in patience pt. 2 – Presidential poetry & call for participation
Todays’ poem is unsurprisingly inspired by the election in US, but I also took something from the walk of the morning where I counted thousand steps to try and slow myself down. The aim wasn’t to make a perfect count (I’m fairly sure I skipped from 729 to 780 somehow) but to engage my mindContinue reading “Exercises in patience pt. 2 – Presidential poetry & call for participation”