discipline(s) -- ... / skill(s) / power(s) / scratch your own itch!

_ .. / create / common(s) / art(s) / _ / .

  1. pursue what you love -- passion fuels focus / perseverance
  2. do the hardest work first -- toward pleasure, away pain
  3. practice intensely -- no longer than 90 minute
  4. seek expert feedback -- in intermittent doses
  5. take regular renewal breaks -- metabolize/embed learning
  6. ritualize practice -- will and discipline are wildly overrated

blogs.hbr.org/cs/2010/08/six_keys_to.html

silence(s) / defragment(s) / learning(s) / cycle(s)