Skip to content

Sounds like someone has a case of the Mondays…

26 March 2012

20120326-085832.jpg

Thing is, I like to complain about Mondays a lot. They signal the end of the weekend, the return to work, blah, blah.

Still, I tried something new for this Monday. I went to bed while it was still Sunday, and endeavored to make it into the office (an hour away) by 7:00. I got pretty close (7:05 or so), but that required a force-reset of my schedule, which… didn’t go well. I’m not entirely sure I slept last night, which is almost worse than knowing you didn’t sleep.

That got me thinking, though, of how we work ourselves into routines, consciously or not. An while routines can serve a useful purpose (setting aside time for all the things you need to get done, ensuring you get enough sleep, eating on a somewhat human schedule), I wonder if there’s not something to be gained by shaking them up periodically. I don’t mean just changing your routine when it stops working out as well — I mean changing it every so often just to change it.

I don’t have an answer to that one, though. I’ve been working with the same routine for years now. Check with me later in the week to see if I’ve gone insane yet.

__________________________________________________________________

Hey! Wanna win some cool stuff for the release of Supercritical, the second 47 Echo book? Here’s how.

Advertisements
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: