Dogs are the best. I don’t expect any argument there (back off, cat people, this is our moment!). But what constantly surprises even the most dedicated dog devotee is a canine’s endless capacity for love – and heroics. What did we do as a species to deserve such an amazing best friend? So, here’s a …
Despite the age-related limitations, I’m genuinely enjoying this app. It’s very effective for focus, and just customisable enough to be enjoyable while not straying into “let’s spend three hours fiddling with the controls” territory.
I easily get this review typed out with barely any pause – and then use Q10 to write a couple of freelance pieces while I’m at it.
Pre-Internet, I imagine writers’ distraction came in the form of external surroundings: documents strewn on desks, friends calling by, potential sandwiches singing their siren songs.
To an extent, we are still susceptible to these tangents. I have never been so intimately interested in laundry as when I’m meant to be beginning an article in which I have little interest.
However, the vast majority of my distraction comes from the things I use to write: my phone and my computer.