ideas sometimes explode like a firecracker. thoughts scatter outward with violet eruption. one must embrace that sort of onslaught and ever be at the ready for unsmooth transitions. this is that chemical reaction which begins and ends with a jolt.
ideas sometimes gently pop into existence. thoughts lift their heads up from under the covers. one must be patient with the slow evolution of it all, and allow a natural shift from one thing to another to occur. this is that near-glacial sublimity which is a seed that sprouts, blossoms, and expands in due time.
always have a pen and paper handy.