book watercolor by Helen McLaughlin

Wondering what we're doing here? This explains it, but for the tl;dr crowd (don't worry, I got you):

Beginning February 1st, I’m writing a daily report here, one that documents my progress toward a long-imagined—but not yet executed—dream of creating a small book on wonder (of which I've already written a good portion of the content). I’m committing to showing up to do the work for an hour every day, every single day of the month, and I’m committing to full transparency with you about how that creative hour is spent, for better or for worse. Let's dive in.



A bit tired, but otherwise upbeat

Sleep Rating



Waxing Gibbous



What I did

Finished reformatting the first module. (It looks great. 😊) Onward!

Time spent

11:16 a.m.—12:20 p.m. CST


What I learned today (in haiku form):

Getting it "right" takes / time—feels like forever, but... / it's Day Twenty-Four.