Friday, April 17, 2009


I was delighted to read that a recent study shows that doodling can be a valuable tool for boosting memory.

When I was in college I discovered the joys of steno pads -- one side for taking notes, the other for doodling. I have continued to use steno pads -- and doodling -- to stay on track when I want to focus on information that is being presented.

For the longest time my doodles have looked like this:

Lately I've experimented with a more flowing style that looks like this:

and this:

This article discusses doodling as a creative process, and this site is for fans of doodling.

Next time you're in a meeting, waiting for someone, or talking on the phone, give doodling a try -- I think you'll like it.

1 comment:

Kelly said...

I loved seeing how your doodling has evolved. I wonder if it has become more "plant like" because you are abiding in Him? :)