I’m trying new things this summer. Nothing particularly momentous, but I am convinced we need to keep our brain working: I saw the effects of ennui and apathy and they fill me with dread.
So in the last two years I’ve been keeping an eye out: learn new things, explore new ideas, and what else. Keep the neurons firing.
After all, one of the first explorations of new topics I undertook was a course called Aging Gracefully, and they made it very clear that to age gracefully you need to keep the brainbox clicking (and live long enough, of course).
So this summer I’m taking on three new – or not so new – projects:
- I’m trying to refresh my Japanese (target: be able to understand a movie or a song)
- I’m planning my first microadventure (next week!)
- I’m taking a five-weeks plan about time management and procrastination
I already talked about the other two projects, let’s talk about the third.Continue reading