This comment is basically the story of my self-diagnosed, ADHD-laden life:
You don’t go find the answer, you notice it.
It’s right around you. So stop being occupied with it and look around.
It’s not internal and deliberate, it’s external and unconscious.
Drink the coffee, read the book, listen to the podcast, stare out the window, take the walk, play with the dog, do one more puzzle piece, and whoa – you know what to do for the project next week.
h/t Rick Rubin and Malcolm Gladwell’s Broken Record talk about Rubin’s new book.