The Key to Organizing Your Life

Borrow an excuse.
Start a new task.

Look at the empty pages
in a notebook—

witness the intense beauty.
Rip out your first mistake,

the line width of your jealously.
Get attached to a sharpened pencil

for no reason.

Shloka Shankar, 2017

Remixed work:
23 Things Anyone Who’s Slightly Obsessed With Stationery Has Secretly Done,
by Gena-mour Barrett