Review of Building a Second Brain, by Tiago Forte. What Building a Second Brain teaches, basically, is how to keep a digital (or paper where you prefer it) commonplace book.
A Life of One’s Own by Marion Milner
A Life of One’s Own and An Experiment in Leisure Marion Milner, writing in 1934 under the name Joanna Field, had decided as a young woman of 26 to explore what would make her happy. She began keeping a record of what she remembered as making her happy each day. The nature of her journals…