In the garden of gentle sanity, may you be bombarded by coconuts of wakefulness.
– Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche
What would it take to disrupt your current state of mind and wake you up to better, clearer, more insightful writing? If you were bombarded by “coconuts of wakefulness”, what would change about your writing? Okay, write that.
It’s easy to respond to this kind of quote in a facile way, but if you give yourself a moment to think about it, you might surprise yourself with what you discover.
Some of us may benefit from more coconuts than others…