Most of the greatest ideas didn't start out that way. They start out as a simple idea, and they evolve over time.
Great songs start with a simple melody or riff. Great paintings start with a crude sketch, and many great novels start with a simple outline. The key is they all had to start somewhere.
That's all there is to it. I could summarize today's thoughts into three short steps:
1 Start Somewhere.
2. Improve it.
3. Repeat step 2.
That's it. Once you start somewhere. Even if it's a half baked attempt, you can always improve it later. Even a complete failure of a first effort can be improved, but it's absolutely essential you start somewhere. With each improvement you move one step closer to something that would never exist if you didn't take the first ste... [More]
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