A Commonplace Book
An old idea, fully explored and then interpreted in a modern way. But have we lost something by going digital? I wonder. I love the touch of something handmade, even if it is just pages of words. May this Daily Find inspire something creative! Love from CW.
Commonplace book is an odd phrase, perhaps, because what you are supposed to record in such a book is, from one point of view, anything but commonplace. It’s likely that, as long as people have been able to write, some have recorded memorable ideas, wise sayings, or beautiful lines of poetry—words of rare value, distinctive enough that we dare not trust them only to our memories.[…]