The time span between ‘collecting a tool’, ‘using it’, ‘recognizing it’ and ‘wrapping words around what you did with it’ may be moments or decades, and not necessarily in that order.

Many of the “great ideas” that are falling into place for me now have been sitting in my mental toolbox for a whole-long-time. Sometimes, all it takes to recognize their utility is ‘one more thing’ – sometimes it’s just a change of perspective, or the right question from someone…

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