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Pie Charts, Literature & Good Questions

There are few things I like more than a creatively thought-provoking question. Like these two, asked of me by a couple different friends in the last week:

1.       If your brain were a pie chart, how much time do you spend thinking about _____? How does it compare to ten years ago?

2.       If you could write a story from the perspective of any literary character, which character would you choose?

Brilliant, hey?

The pie chart of my brain looks drastically different than it did a decade ago. Or five years ago. This makes me happy. I think I am content with 75% of my brain-pie-chart.
 And the other one... I don't have an answer on this yet – whose story do I want to tell?? Who do I think has a voice worth broadcasting? I'm mulling it over. I take these nerdy kinds of questions very seriously.

What about you?
What would the pie-chart of your brain look like? (Thom, I expect a drawing on your blog)
What literary character would you champion/write for?

Comments

MLW said…
Just giving some thought to brain pie chart - today more dead spaces! Seriously, what I think about and the time spent thinking on a particular topic certainly does change over time. I think in the big picture, the time spent thinking about God is increasing.
ameliarana said…
Love this idea! Here is my chart....http://eslmarriage.com/2011/11/18/pie/

Love,
Amelia

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