Forming a new habit, with a delayed gratification loop, is hard.

Getting rid of an old habit, with an instant gratification loop, is harder.

To reinforce what I wrote in planning for April, I am trying to form some new habits - where gratification isn't as instant.

In general for the coming weeks, I am going to try to make my writing:

I haven't yet figured out how to unlearn some of my older, "bad" habits, but perhaps the new habits will subsume and reshape them.

Old habits:

This serves as my daily writing contribution for today - it is now 23:46PM on Thursday the 14th of April 2022, and I am about to have 10 uninterrupted days of focus time for personal projects, reading and thinking. Here goes nothing!