Schrodinger’s box: Is there value in writing when you have nothing to say?

amateur antagonist
4 min readFeb 23, 2024

As I’ve said before, we’re all just competing for a nanometer of brain space from some bored internet scroller who will likely only pause for groundbreaking, paradigm-shifting news or a good meme. Anything in between might as well go straight in the garbage.

That being said, is there any purpose, value, need to write when you have no real objective?

Aimlessness gives me heartburn. Sometimes, I sit down to write because I know I should, but at the same time, I have a sense of…