In order to connect dots, one must first have the dots
Personally speaking, this is the one reason I persist with my newsletter, because as a habit it forces me to regularly take stock of everything. A kind of gardening I guess.
My personal digital garden extends well beyond this domain. Twitter, Notion, Roam, Slack, Discord, and even Apple Notes all represent digital plots where I tend and water ideas. It’s relaxing to sit down to the keyboard and do a little gardening