I forgot that I wanted to get this joke reference into the Throwaways post, so here it is by itself:
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Perfect is the enemy of good, but far more importantly, perfect is the enemy of *practice*. Allow yourself to make weird flawed things
— Jaiden Mispy (@m1sp) April 28, 2016
Janie had a blog the other week about her self-destructive tendencies, one of which is to do things that feel productive but aren’t. A lot of her problem is reading a bunch of background information prior to starting a major project, something that has so many unknowns it’s imposing.
I get it because I’ve been in the same situation and done the same thing, and it didn’t work. But an approach far more naive turned out to work better.