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Subject:Re: Do you edit with your mouth open? From:Rae Burgess <rae -dot- burgess -at- yahoo -dot- com> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Thu, 24 Aug 2006 19:05:03 -0700 (PDT)
Rae Burgess <rae -dot- burgess -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote: In a different sensory mode, I pull my hair. I get about 10 strands around the index finger of my left hand and pull until my scalp is distended. Somehow, this tension activates my thinking process.
Seriously, I think it makes me concentrate on the pain and tune out the noise so I can attack the problem "at hand."
John Garison <john -at- garisons -dot- com> wrote:
Maybe it's my inner Feynman, but I drum. With my fingers. On the edge of
the desktop. Over the years I have increased my repertoire to consist
solely and entirely of the "Wipeout" drum solo. I've gotten pretty good
When I left one job, one of the lovely parting gifts I received from my
co-workers was a set of drumsticks. Nice ones, too. Still have 'em.