Writing Thoughts: Sand Mandalas And The Impermanence of Art

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr.  Find out more at my newsletter.) There’s a Tibetan Buddhist tradition where monks spend days building beautiful mandalas of sand, illustrating various principles.  Then at the end of this long ritual, they … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #12: Review

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr.  Find out more at my newsletter.) And here we are, the last Agile principle. Appropriately, it’s about review At regular intervals, the team reflects on how to become more effective, then tunes … Continue reading

Agile Creativity – Principle #10: Simplicity

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Now gear up for one of my top Agile Manifesto Principles, the 10th Agile Principle.  Let’s get to it. Simplicity–the art of maximizing the amount of work not done–is essential. It’s another one … Continue reading

Steve’s Update 4/9/2018

(This column is posted at www.StevenSavage.com and Steve’s Tumblr) Hey everyone, it’s Steve’s update.  So let’s find out what’s up! So what have I done the last week? A Bridge To The Quiet Planet: Pre-readers are chugging away – with the … Continue reading