“How we spend our days is how we spend our lives… 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, The Writing Life
I need to etch this into my computer screen. School starts in one more week and I’m sailing the seas of Chaos, buffeted by the ever-changing winds of Whim. There’s no port in sight.