“How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. What we do with this hour, and that one, is what we are doing. A schedule defends from chaos and whim. It is a net for catching days. It is a scaffolding on which a worker can stand and labor with both hands at sections of time.”
Annie Dillard from The Writing Life
New blog to read : Catching Days and she is reading through all of Shakespeare's plays, 38 in the order he wrote them! Plus she interviews authors to see how they spend their days. Good tips on writing from a student of Annie Dillard: here.