“Take a deep breath. Get present in the moment and ask yourself what is important this very second.”
When will you break out of prison?
Which torch are you holding? A digital? A physical?
What is the road to your expression?
“How do you find time to write articles, grow your Youtube channel, and do so many things as a dad?” she asked.
“I have a window between 2 pm to 4 pm each Saturday. I sit down. My kids are napping. I create.”, I replied.
That is the secret of how I create content regularly. Part of the secret is that I have been preparing for that moment when I am sitting in front of my computer, always at the kitchen table.
I am driven by my willingness to tell my story and life experiences in my own words.
I can see the moment when my kids would be told some stories about why I did this or that without me being there to share my point of view.
In each of my articles, I leave a part of me, like a digital trail my kids and grandkids will have to go through to be in my shoes.
When it comes to content creation, we are often eager to go to the last of the three steps I will share below.
We need some conscious and deliberate walk in the park to get to the destination of telling stories. We need even more of a systematic approach using the three steps below to create content that reflects who we are, where we are coming from, and what the message we are trying to convey is really about.
We can all tell stories as long as we do not always rely on inspiration. We can be very prolific if we set up systems that we can depend on to output the light of our life.
We can use the “E” framework to come up with original content consistently: