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Momentary Flash of Brilliance

Leonardo da Vinci NotesHave you ever been doing one of the following activities when you suddenly had a flash of inspiration but had no means of recording your idea? You thought you could remember the idea until a convenient time to write it down, but you found the idea had vanished as quickly as it appeared?

  • Taking a shower
  • Sitting on the toilet
  • Driving to work
  • Taking the dog for a walk
  • Washing the dishes
  • Listening to music
  • Sitting in a boring meeting at work
  • Then check out Idea Recording for ways of being prepared to write down those unexpected ideas and thoughts.

    Written September 9th, 2004 by | 5 Comments | Filed under: Miscellaneous Blog Tips

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    1. Happens to me all the time. The majority of my best ideas come when I’m on the toilet. I actually wrote something about this recently, I’ll dig it out and use it in my Blog and do a talkback link to this seeing as it gave me the idea!

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    2. Where is my comment? Whenever I make comments they never seem to be there, although sometimes they appear hours later. Anyway, no one else is saying anything so I may as well try another one. If the other one also appears, you’ll have two for the price of one. Can’t be bad.

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    3. It takes a few moments for blogger comments to show up. You should should see it by the time you’ve finished flushing the toilet. :-)

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    4. But seriously, if your comment hasn’t yet shown up just hit the refresh button on your browser. Or, if that hasn’t worked force a refresh with the ctrl-f5 keys and you should see it. This has been a public service announcement.

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    5. Thanks for the inspiration from this for my latest blog entry! I’ve managed to work out how to do the Trackback thing now and it’s worked!

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