I’ve been quieter on social media and this blog over the past few days because I’ve been reflecting. I’m in the middle of writing some really big posts (on totally different topics: visiting Chernobyl, living with depression, and some WordPress advice). My brain has flooded itself with a lot of ideas for projects. I’m overwhelmed by Facebook yet again (see What I learned from quitting Facebook & A quick tip to make social media more productive) because I’m in too many groups. I’m also going through a weird depressive phase. And I have a lot of little horrible tasks hanging over me, like going to the dentist and sorting out messed up student loan repayments.
Generally, I feel really overwhelmed on a daily basis. Simplicity helps, but it’s not really that practical for the day-to-day. I’m feeling restless, but at the same time I’m not progressing with anything significant. So instead I’m trying to look at the longer-term fun things – the slightly bigger picture goals.
Here are my mini goals, and some ideas for setting your own.