Journal Keeping in the 21st Century
Why keep a journal? With attention spans today approaching the bare minimum to sustain human life most people may think that keeping a journal would be a trivial thing. Why bother!
But if you are one of those rare individuals who value what (and how) they pay attention and occasionally ponder the deeper questions life presents, then keeping a journal becomes a meaningful practice for inquiry and historical record. In the journal environment the writer can privately pursue the great existential questions, or simply note their daily life happenings and realizations.
Keeping a journal or diary is an effective way of meeting the ancient Greek admonishment, “know thyself!” My Wisdom Journal is built on a modern database and runs on Windows and Macintosh, not the Internet. Start keeping a journal today, MWJ is free.