Bring Back the Zibaldone

An old-school form of journaling helped lead to my book about interactions, strangers, and memory.

Photo by John-Mark Smith on Unsplash

When I feel imprisoned by the clenched, corporate-souled, Google-calendared demand for never-ending productivities and supposedly uber-practical hurtling toward more and newly-sprouted results, with takeaways as the only high meaning, I often slip out a…