This is a card in Dave's Virtual Box of Cards.

Fun vs Accomplishment

Created: 2022-10-04

There are so many ways to bisect productivity and learning and satisfaction.

On one hand, there does not have to be a tension between these. I’ve done plenty of things that were fun and satisfying.

I’m just gonna plop this little graphic here for the moment:

my fun axis graphic described below

The two axis are Fun vs Work and Hollowness vs Satisfaction.

At the four corners are:

The fun angle (where "fun" is as opposed to "work") is what makes utopian-software so satisfying!